volume 40, issue 5, Pe137-e139 2012
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcms.2011.07.008
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Süleyman Özdemir, Orhan Görgülü, Yücel Akbaş, Tahsin Selçuk, Hamide Sayar, Özgür Tarkan

Abstract: Rhinoliths are nasal stones that result from mineralisation of salts around an endogenous or exogenous nidus within the nasal cavity. They are uncommon nasal masses and usually unilateral and single, situated in the floor of the nose. The patient typically presents with nasal obstruction, facial pain and foul-smelling nasal secretion. To the best of our knowledge, the occurrence of squamous cell carcinoma with rhinolithiasis has not been previously reported in the English-language literature. In this article, …

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