Nasal cavity, paranasal sinuses, nasopharynx
Other tumors
Giant cell tumor

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 23 May 2018, last major update November 2004

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PubMed Search: Giant cell tumor[TI] nasal

Cite this page: Pernick, N. Giant cell tumor. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/nasalGCT.html. Accessed July 16th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Extremely rare
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Mononuclear cell background with abundant giant cells
  • Resembles tumor of long bones