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Malignant fibrous histiocytoma of the nasopharynx

  • B. J. O'Reilly (a1), J. Ryan (a1), J. Reynard (a2) and E. Chevretton (a3)

Abstract

Malignant Fibrous Histiocytomas (MFH) are uncommon in the head and neck and extremely rare in the nasopharynx. We report a case of MFH arising in the nasopharynx and describe its diagnosis and management. The literature is reviewed and the likely origins of the tumour and its behaviour are discussed.

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Squadron Leader B. J. O'Reilly, ENT Department, Princess Mary's RAF Hospital, Halton, Aylesbury, Bucks HP22 5PS

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Malignant fibrous histiocytoma of the nasopharynx

  • B. J. O'Reilly (a1), J. Ryan (a1), J. Reynard (a2) and E. Chevretton (a3)

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