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Year : 2005  |  Volume : 15  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 561-562
Radiological quiz - head and neck

Department of Radio-Diagnosis and Imaging, J.J.M. Medical College, Davangere - 577 004. Karnataka, India

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Hombal A G, Bansal S, Hegde K K. Radiological quiz - head and neck. Indian J Radiol Imaging 2005;15:561-2

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Hombal A G, Bansal S, Hegde K K. Radiological quiz - head and neck. Indian J Radiol Imaging [serial online] 2005 [cited 2021 Feb 27];15:561-2. Available from:
A 35 year old male presented with history of nasal obstruction with recurrent episodes of epistaxis for the past seven months.

On clinical examination, there was a large red, polypoid mass in the nose which bled profusely when touched.

The nasal septum was partially destroyed. The cervical groups of lymph nodes were enlarged.

A CT scan of the PNS was performed. Enhanced axial (Figs 1 and 2) and coronal (Fig 3) sections are shown below. What is your diagnosis?

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1.Conner SEJ, Umaria N, Chavda SV. Imaging of giant tumors involving the anterior skull base. Br J Radiol 2001;74:662-667.  Back to cited text no. 1    
2.Djalilian M, Zujko RD, Weiland LH, Devine KD. Olfactory neuroblastoma. Surg Clin North Am 1977;57(4):751-762.  Back to cited text no. 2    
3.Pickuth D, Heywang-K φbrunner. Imaging of recurrent esthesioneuroblastoma. Br J Radiol 1999;72:1052-1057.  Back to cited text no. 3    
4.Fellows DW, Zinreich SJ. The paranasal sinuses and nasal cavity. In: Lee SH, Rao KCVG, Zimmerman RA,eds. Cranial MRI and CT,4th ed. USA: McGraw-Hill,1999: 848.  Back to cited text no. 4    

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DOI: 10.4103/0971-3026.29175

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