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Verrucous carcinoma of the maxillary antrum

  • B. Ram (a1), H. A. Saleh (a1), A. R. Baird (a1) and R. E. Mountain (a1)

Abstract

Verrucous carcinoma is a distinct variant of well differentiated squamous cell carcinoma. Its occurrence in the maxillary antrum is rare. Only three cases have previously been documented. We present a case report of verrucous carcinoma in the maxillary antrum and a review of the literature.

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Address for correspondence: Mr B. Ram, Department of Otolaryngology, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee DD1 9SY.

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