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Polyp of frontal sinus

MedGen UID:
137927
Concept ID:
C0339814
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Frontal sinus polyp; Frontal Sinus Polyp; frontal sinus polyp; Polyp of Frontal Sinus; polyp of frontal sinus; Polyp of the Frontal Sinus; polyp of the frontal sinus
SNOMED CT: Polyp of frontal sinus (195759002); Frontal sinus polyp (195759002)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0021408

Definition

A polyp that arises from the frontal sinus mucosa. It is characterized by the presence of edematous tissue infiltrated by inflammatory cells, including eosinophils. Causes include allergic rhinitis, chronic sinusitis, and cystic fibrosis. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVPolyp of frontal sinus

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Piccirillo JF, Payne SC, Rosenfeld RM, Baroody FM, Batra PS, DelGaudio JM, Edelstein DR, Lane AP, Luong AU, Manes RP, McCoul ED, Platt MP, Reh DD, Corrigan MD
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Evans KL
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Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Norwood TG, Grayson JW, Woodworth BA
Am J Rhinol Allergy 2023 Mar;37(2):162-167. doi: 10.1177/19458924221147783. PMID: 36848271
Kwah JH, Peters AT
Allergy Asthma Proc 2019 Nov 1;40(6):380-384. doi: 10.2500/aap.2019.40.4252. PMID: 31690375
Orgain CA, Harvey RJ
Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2018 Feb;26(1):34-40. doi: 10.1097/MOO.0000000000000425. PMID: 29095709
Georgy MS, Peters AT
Allergy Asthma Proc 2012 May-Jun;33 Suppl 1:24-27. doi: 10.2500/aap.2012.33.3538. PMID: 22794681
Gavioli C, Grasso DL, Carinci F, Amoroso C, Pastore A
Minerva Stomatol 2002 Sep;51(9):385-90. PMID: 12473975

Diagnosis

Pérez Sayáns M, Suárez Quintanilla JA, Chamorro Petronacci CM, Suárez Peñaranda JM, López Jornet P, Gómez García F, Guerrero Sánchez Y
PLoS One 2020;15(6):e0234915. Epub 2020 Jun 18 doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0234915. PMID: 32555640Free PMC Article
Piccirillo JF, Payne SC, Rosenfeld RM, Baroody FM, Batra PS, DelGaudio JM, Edelstein DR, Lane AP, Luong AU, Manes RP, McCoul ED, Platt MP, Reh DD, Corrigan MD
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2018 Feb;158(2):203-214. doi: 10.1177/0194599817750086. PMID: 29389303
Orgain CA, Harvey RJ
Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2018 Feb;26(1):34-40. doi: 10.1097/MOO.0000000000000425. PMID: 29095709
Hamilos DL
J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract 2016 Jul-Aug;4(4):605-12. doi: 10.1016/j.jaip.2016.04.013. PMID: 27393775
Georgy MS, Peters AT
Allergy Asthma Proc 2012 May-Jun;33 Suppl 1:24-27. doi: 10.2500/aap.2012.33.3538. PMID: 22794681

Therapy

Bandino F, Pendolino A, Bates J, Qureishi A, Martinez-Devesa P
J Laryngol Otol 2024 Jan;138(1):60-66. Epub 2023 Apr 5 doi: 10.1017/S0022215123000622. PMID: 37016772
Schneider AL, Racette SD, Kang AK, Reddy AT, Huang JH, Lehmann DS, Price CPE, Eide JG, Rodeghiero SR, Conley DB, Welch KC, Kern RC, Shintani-Smith S, Peters AT, Kato A, Stevens WS, Schleimer RP, Tan BK
Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2022 Nov;12(11):1330-1339. Epub 2022 May 19 doi: 10.1002/alr.23005. PMID: 35362251Free PMC Article
Kwah JH, Peters AT
Allergy Asthma Proc 2019 Nov 1;40(6):380-384. doi: 10.2500/aap.2019.40.4252. PMID: 31690375
Seredyka-Burduk M, Burduk PK, Wierzchowska M, Kaluzny B, Malukiewicz G
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2017 May-Jun;83(3):318-323. Epub 2016 May 4 doi: 10.1016/j.bjorl.2016.04.006. PMID: 27233691Free PMC Article
Klossek JM, Fontanel JP
Otolaryngol Clin North Am 2001 Feb;34(1):91-100. doi: 10.1016/s0030-6665(05)70297-8. PMID: 11344064

Prognosis

Chee J, Ong YK, Seet JE, Xu X
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 2023 Nov;280(11):4915-4921. Epub 2023 May 30 doi: 10.1007/s00405-023-08048-z. PMID: 37249594
Grayson JW, Li W, Ho J, Alvarado R, Rimmer J, Sewell WA, Harvey RJ
Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2020 May;10(5):604-609. Epub 2020 Feb 28 doi: 10.1002/alr.22529. PMID: 32107886
Kwah JH, Peters AT
Allergy Asthma Proc 2019 Nov 1;40(6):380-384. doi: 10.2500/aap.2019.40.4252. PMID: 31690375
Orgain CA, Harvey RJ
Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2018 Feb;26(1):34-40. doi: 10.1097/MOO.0000000000000425. PMID: 29095709
Gavioli C, Grasso DL, Carinci F, Amoroso C, Pastore A
Minerva Stomatol 2002 Sep;51(9):385-90. PMID: 12473975

Clinical prediction guides

Lee SE, Amin N, Mannent LP, Bachert C, Gross G, Cho SH, Praestgaard A, Siddiqui S, Nash S, Kamat S, Khan AH, Jacob Nara JA
Rhinology 2023 Dec 1;61(6):531-540. doi: 10.4193/Rhin22.220. PMID: 37453138
Chee J, Ong YK, Seet JE, Xu X
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 2023 Nov;280(11):4915-4921. Epub 2023 May 30 doi: 10.1007/s00405-023-08048-z. PMID: 37249594
Pérez Sayáns M, Suárez Quintanilla JA, Chamorro Petronacci CM, Suárez Peñaranda JM, López Jornet P, Gómez García F, Guerrero Sánchez Y
PLoS One 2020;15(6):e0234915. Epub 2020 Jun 18 doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0234915. PMID: 32555640Free PMC Article
Nakayama T, Asaka D, Kuboki A, Okushi T, Kojima H
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 2018 Jul;275(7):1795-1801. Epub 2018 May 18 doi: 10.1007/s00405-018-5003-7. PMID: 29777294
Gavioli C, Grasso DL, Carinci F, Amoroso C, Pastore A
Minerva Stomatol 2002 Sep;51(9):385-90. PMID: 12473975

Recent systematic reviews

Goshtasbi K, Abouzari M, Abiri A, Yasaka T, Sahyouni R, Bitner B, Tajudeen BA, Kuan EC
Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2019 Dec;9(12):1443-1450. Epub 2019 Sep 20 doi: 10.1002/alr.22443. PMID: 31539461Free PMC Article

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