Juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibroma in a tertiary centre: ten-year experience

Tang, I.P. and Shashinder, S. and Gopala Krishnan, G. and Narayanan, P. (2009) Juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibroma in a tertiary centre: ten-year experience. Singapore Medical Journal, 50 (3). pp. 261-4. ISSN 0037-5675, DOI 19352568 .

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Official URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19352568


JNA is a rare vascular benign tumour with highly exclusive persistence and recurrence, and typically affects adolescent boys. The management of JNA presents a challenge to ENT surgeons. Preoperative angiography and embolisation minimise intraoperative blood loss and the current shift in the treatment to endoscopic excision in selected lesions reduces perioperative morbidity.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Otorhinolaryngology Department, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur 50603, Malaysia
Uncontrolled Keywords: Adolescent; Angiofibroma/physiopathology
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Medicine
Depositing User: Mr. Faizal Hamzah
Date Deposited: 27 Apr 2011 03:39
Last Modified: 14 Jan 2019 01:35
URI: http://eprints.um.edu.my/id/eprint/1089

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