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Metastatic Tumors

  • Alessandro FranchiEmail author
Chapter

Abstract

The sinonasal tract is only rarely the site of metastatic tumors. Sinonasal metastases usually present in patients with a known history of a primary, and only occasionally they are the first manifestation of a clinically occult malignancy. The most frequent primary sites of origin of the tumors are the kidney, lung, breast, thyroid, and prostate.

Keyword

Metastatic carcinoma 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Translational Research and of New Technologies in Medicine and SurgeryUniversity of PisaPisaItaly

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