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Tumors of PNS

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Ca maxillary sinus stage III (T3 NO MO), treatment of choice is/Ca maxillary sinus is treated by: [DNB Dec 2011]



A Radiotherapy

B Surgery + Radiotherapy

C Chemotherapy

D Chemotherapy + Surgery

Ans. B Surgery + Radiotherapy

Ref. Dhingra 5th/ed p 222,

Squamous cell carcinoma, a combination of radiotherapy and surgery gives better result than either alone. As far as paranasal sinus is concerned-Radiotherapy can be given either before or after surgery, generally a full course of preoperative telecobalt therapy is given followed by surgical excision of the growth by total or extended maxillectomy (incision used-Weber¬Ferguson incision).

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