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Paranasal sinus mucoepidermoid carcinoma

MedGen UID:
235461
Concept ID:
C1335340
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Accessory Sinus Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma; accessory sinus mucoepidermoid carcinoma; Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma of Accessory Sinus; mucoepidermoid carcinoma of accessory sinus; Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma of Paranasal Sinus; mucoepidermoid carcinoma of paranasal sinus; Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma of the Accessory Sinus; mucoepidermoid carcinoma of the accessory sinus; Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma of the Paranasal Sinus; mucoepidermoid carcinoma of the paranasal sinus; Paranasal Sinus Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma; paranasal sinus mucoepidermoid carcinoma
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0044956

Definition

A rare carcinoma that arises from the paranasal sinus. It is characterized by the presence of epidermoid cells, mucus producing cells, and cells of intermediate type. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVParanasal sinus mucoepidermoid carcinoma

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Robin TP, Jones BL, Gordon OM, Phan A, Abbott D, McDermott JD, Goddard JA, Raben D, Lanning RM, Karam SD
Cancer 2017 Aug 15;123(16):3040-3049. Epub 2017 Apr 3 doi: 10.1002/cncr.30686. PMID: 28369832Free PMC Article
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Neurosurg Clin N Am 2013 Jan;24(1):39-49. Epub 2012 Sep 10 doi: 10.1016/j.nec.2012.08.004. PMID: 23174356
Ellis ER, Million RR, Mendenhall WM, Parsons JT, Cassisi NJ
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 1988 Sep;15(3):613-7. doi: 10.1016/0360-3016(88)90302-1. PMID: 2843487

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