Right sided nasal obstruction. Previous woodworker
Loading Stack -
0 images remaining
Large right nasal cavity mass extending through cribriform plate into inferior right and left frontal lobe with surrounding vasogenic edema. It enhances markedly with contrast. Also noted significant mass effect with displacement of right frontal horn.
Case DiscussionPatient went on to have bifrontal craniotomy and excision of tumor with anterior cranial fossa repair. Histology showed sinonasal adenocarcinoma (intestinal type and colonic subtype)
- Acheson ED, Cowdell RH, Hadfield E, Macbeth RG. Nasal cancer in woodworkers in the furniture industry. Br Med J. 1968 Jun 8;2(5605):587–596 Pubmed citation
- Acheson ED, Cowdell RH, Jolles B. Nasal cancer in the Northamptonshire boot and shoe industry. Br Med J. 1970 Feb 14;1(5693):385–393.Pubmed citation
- Acheson ED, Cowdell RH, Rang E. Adenocarcinoma of the nasal cavity and sinuses in England and Wales. .Br J Ind Med. 1972 January; 29(1): 21–30. Pubmed citation