Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the nasopharynx with intracranial metastasis--a case report

G. Lee, H. C. Jone, T. S. Huang, T. N. Lui, Y. S. Ho

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摘要

Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the nasopharynx is an occurrence with only 44 previously reported cases in the English literature. We report herein one additional case. This 62-year-old female patient suffered from right facial numbness for 1 year. A CT scan of the brain showed tumor shadow in right C-P angle. Subsequently, the patient underwent a temporal craniotomy. A mass was noted in medial temporal fossa, encasing the trigeminal nerve. The tumor was totally removed and pathologic examination showed a picture of metastatic adenoid cystic carcinoma. High resolution CT scan of nasopharynx after surgery revealed bulging of fossa of Rosenmüller, although no gross abnormality was found in the mirror examination of nasopharynx. Thus, nasopharyngeal biopsy was done resulting in a diagnosis of adenoid cystic carcinoma which was considered to be the primary site of origin. The patient received radiotherapy and she was followed up in our clinic.
原文英語
主出版物標題Changgeng yi xue za zhi / Changgeng ji nian yi yuan = Chang Gung medical journal / Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
頁面226-230
頁數5
13
版本3
出版狀態已發佈 - 九月 1990
對外發佈Yes

指紋

Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
Nasopharynx
Neoplasm Metastasis
Literature
Trigeminal Nerve
Hypesthesia
Craniotomy
Patient Rights
Brain Neoplasms
Radiotherapy
Biopsy
Neoplasms

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

引用此文

Lee, G., Jone, H. C., Huang, T. S., Lui, T. N., & Ho, Y. S. (1990). Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the nasopharynx with intracranial metastasis--a case report. 於 Changgeng yi xue za zhi / Changgeng ji nian yi yuan = Chang Gung medical journal / Chang Gung Memorial Hospital (3 編輯, 卷 13, 頁 226-230)

Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the nasopharynx with intracranial metastasis--a case report. / Lee, G.; Jone, H. C.; Huang, T. S.; Lui, T. N.; Ho, Y. S.

Changgeng yi xue za zhi / Changgeng ji nian yi yuan = Chang Gung medical journal / Chang Gung Memorial Hospital. 卷 13 3. 編輯 1990. p. 226-230.

研究成果: 書貢獻/報告類型章節

Lee, G, Jone, HC, Huang, TS, Lui, TN & Ho, YS 1990, Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the nasopharynx with intracranial metastasis--a case report. 於 Changgeng yi xue za zhi / Changgeng ji nian yi yuan = Chang Gung medical journal / Chang Gung Memorial Hospital. 3 edn, 卷 13, 頁 226-230.
Lee G, Jone HC, Huang TS, Lui TN, Ho YS. Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the nasopharynx with intracranial metastasis--a case report. 於 Changgeng yi xue za zhi / Changgeng ji nian yi yuan = Chang Gung medical journal / Chang Gung Memorial Hospital. 3 編輯 卷 13. 1990. p. 226-230
Lee, G. ; Jone, H. C. ; Huang, T. S. ; Lui, T. N. ; Ho, Y. S. / Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the nasopharynx with intracranial metastasis--a case report. Changgeng yi xue za zhi / Changgeng ji nian yi yuan = Chang Gung medical journal / Chang Gung Memorial Hospital. 卷 13 3. 編輯 1990. 頁 226-230
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