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Chrzęstniakomięsaki krtani i zatoki szczękowej – przegląd literatury i opis trzech przypadków

Katedra i Klinika Laryngologii Śląskiego Uniwersytetu Medycznego Katowice, ul. Francuska 20–24
Journal of Electrocardiology - J ELECTROCARDIOL 01/2009; 63(3):279-282. DOI: 10.1016/S0030-6657(09)70123-4

ABSTRACT Chondrosarcoma is a very rare neoplasm in the head and neck region. This region is associated with favourable prognosis. Only 340 cases of chondrosarcoma of the larynx and nearly 300 of sinus maxillaris have been reported in this localization. The most reasonable treatment is radical surgery. Radiotherapy and chemotherapy are of little value. Without metastasis the long term prognosis is excellent. Clinical, pathologic and radiologic characterities of these tumors are described and review of the literature is presented. The authors present two cases chondrosarcoma of the larynx and one case chondrosarcoma of sinus maxillaries.

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