• Cancers
  • The goal of this clinical research study is to learn if docetaxel, 5-fluorouracil, and either cisplatin or carboplatin in combination, then followed by chemoradiotherapy is effective in controlling cancers of the paranasal sinuses. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Head
  • A paraganglioma is a rare neuroendocrine neoplasm that may develop at various body sites (including the head, neck, thorax and abdomen). (wikipedia.org)
  • lesions
  • Surgical excision is the treatment of choice for most maxillary sinus lesions, with the exception of malignancies that are highly responsive to chemotherapy and/or radiotherapy, such as lymphoreticular malignancies (eg, lymphoma ) and pediatric rhabdomyosarcomas , or when dealing with advanced disease when no gain in life expectancy or quality of life is expected. (medscape.com)
  • rare
  • Rosai-Dorfman disease, originally known as sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy, is a rare disorder of unknown cause that is characterized by abundant histiocytes in the lymph nodes or other locations throughout the body. (wikipedia.org)