Nasal glioma (neuroglial heterotopia) mimicking an astrocytoma: Case report

Department of Pathology, Shiraz Medical School, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, I.R. Iran.
Ear, nose, & throat journal (Impact Factor: 1). 11/2005; 84(10):657-8.
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Nasal glioma is a rare benign tumor that usually occurs during infancy. We report a case of nasal glioma in a 6-month-old boy in which the histomorphologic features resembled those of an anaplastic astrocytoma.

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