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Sphenoidal sinus neoplasm

MedGen UID:
87511
Concept ID:
C0345676
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Neoplasm of Sphenoid Sinus; neoplasm of sphenoid sinus; Neoplasm of sphenoidal sinus; Neoplasm of Sphenoidal Sinus; neoplasm of sphenoidal sinus; Neoplasm of the Sphenoid Sinus; neoplasm of the sphenoid sinus; Neoplasm of the Sphenoidal Sinus; neoplasm of the sphenoidal sinus; Sphenoid Sinus Neoplasm; sphenoid sinus neoplasm; Sphenoid Sinus Tumor; sphenoid sinus tumor; sphenoid sinus tumour; Sphenoidal Sinus Neoplasm; sphenoidal sinus neoplasm; sphenoidal sinus neoplasm (disease); Sphenoidal Sinus Tumor; sphenoidal sinus tumor; sphenoidal sinus tumour; Tumor of sphenoid sinus; Tumor of Sphenoid Sinus; tumor of sphenoid sinus; Tumor of Sphenoidal Sinus; tumor of sphenoidal sinus; Tumor of the Sphenoid Sinus; tumor of the sphenoid sinus; Tumor of the Sphenoidal Sinus; tumor of the sphenoidal sinus; tumour of sphenoid sinus; tumour of sphenoidal sinus; tumour of the sphenoid sinus; tumour of the sphenoidal sinus
SNOMED CT: Neoplasm of sphenoidal sinus (126679002); Tumor of sphenoid sinus (126679002)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0004047

Definition

A benign or malignant neoplasm that affects the sphenoid sinus. Representative examples of benign neoplasms include Schneiderian papilloma and salivary gland-type adenoma. Representative examples of malignant neoplasms include carcinoma and lymphoma. [from NCI]

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