Primary sphenoid esthesioneuroblastoma studied with MR

Gaetano Chirico, Stefano Pergolizzi, Silvio Mazziotti, Anna Santacaterina, Giorgio Ascenti

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Abstract

Esthesioneuroblastoma (ENB) is an uncommon tumor type of neural crest origin, which, in the majority of cases, arises in the nasal cavity. We present a rare primary presentation of ENB in the sphenoidal area studied with computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance (MR). To our knowledge, this is the first case in which MR findings are available.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)38-40
Number of pages3
JournalClinical Imaging
Volume27
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2003

Keywords

  • Computer tomography
  • CT
  • Esthesioneuroblastoma
  • Magnetic resonance
  • MR
  • Sphenoid

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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