Nasal cavity, paranasal sinuses, nasopharynx
Other tumors
Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor (MPNST)

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

Revised: 23 May 2018, last major update November 2004

Copyright: (c) 2004-2018, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

PubMed Search: Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor[TIAB] nasal

Cite this page: Pernick, N. Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor (MPNST). PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/nasalMPNST.html. Accessed August 17th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • May be most common primary fascicular spindle cell sarcoma of head and neck
  • Adults, often in sinonasal tract