Primary localized amyloidosis of the nose.

  title={Primary localized amyloidosis of the nose.},
  author={Tsuguhisa Nakayama and Nobuyoshi Otori and Manabu Komori and Hirohisa Takayanagi and Hiroshi Moriyama},
  journal={Auris, nasus, larynx},
  volume={39 1},
Two rare cases of primary localized amyloidosis of the nose are described. A 14-year-old woman presented with anosmia, facial pain, and recurrent episodes of bilateral epistaxis persisting for 2 years. Endoscopic sinus surgery was performed and amyloidosis was diagnosed. Amyloid was also found in the trachea. A 27-year-old woman presented with decreased bilateral hearing and recurrent episodes of bilateral epistaxis. Tympanostomy tube placement was performed and observation continued. The… CONTINUE READING

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