Esthesioneuroblastoma is a difficult problem for both the otolaryngologist and pathologist. Eight cases are presented, two in detail, which demonstrate the problems inherent in the management of these patients. A high index of suspicion and electron microscopic examination of the tumor is an aid to diagnosis. Treatment consists of combined radiation-surgery. The "fiveyear cure" is meaningless for this disease.
Schenck NL, Ogura JH. Esthesioneuroblastoma: An Enigma in Diagnosis, a Dilemma in Treatment. Arch Otolaryngol. 1972;96(4):322–324. doi:10.1001/archotol.1972.00770090498005
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