Granulocytic sarcoma of the head and neck

A case report

Dipak Ranjan Nayak, R. Balakrishnan, Girish Raj, Suresh Pillai, Lakshmi Rao, Chetan Manohar

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Abstract

A rare case of granulocytic sarcoma of the head and neck region is presented to highlight its unusual clinical presentation and the difficulties encountered in its diagnosis. The risk factors, pathological findings, and treatment modalities are discussed to make head and neck surgeons aware of this condition, which can have a fatal outcome as happened in our case.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)80-83
Number of pages4
JournalAmerican Journal of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Medicine and Surgery
Volume22
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2001

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Granulocytic sarcoma of the head and neck : A case report. / Nayak, Dipak Ranjan; Balakrishnan, R.; Raj, Girish; Pillai, Suresh; Rao, Lakshmi; Manohar, Chetan.

In: American Journal of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Medicine and Surgery, Vol. 22, No. 1, 2001, p. 80-83.

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Nayak, Dipak Ranjan ; Balakrishnan, R. ; Raj, Girish ; Pillai, Suresh ; Rao, Lakshmi ; Manohar, Chetan. / Granulocytic sarcoma of the head and neck : A case report. In: American Journal of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Medicine and Surgery. 2001 ; Vol. 22, No. 1. pp. 80-83.
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