Clinical Note
June 2001

Nasal Cavity Squamous Cell Carcinoma in Wegener's Granulomatosis

Author Affiliations

From the Departments of Otolaryngology and Communicative Disorders (Drs Stein, Eliachar, and Wood), and Rheumatic and Immunologic Diseases (Drs Sridharan and Hoffman), The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio; and the Department of Otolaryngology, Soroka Medical Center, Ben-Gurion University, Beer-Sheva, Israel (Dr Niv).


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Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2001;127(6):709-713. doi:10.1001/archotol.127.6.709

Wegener's granulomatosis is a chronic debilitating disease with multiple organ system involvement, variable course, and myriad complications that cause morbidity and mortality. We report 2 cases of nasal cavity squamous cell carcinoma occurring in long-standing Wegener's granulomatosis.