Nasal cavity, paranasal sinuses, nasopharynx
Other tumors
Fibroinflammatory proliferation

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

Revised: 23 May 2018, last major update November 2004

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Cite this page: Pernick, N. Fibroinflammatory proliferation. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/nasalfibroinflammatory.html. Accessed November 21st, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Resembles sclerosing mediastinitis but in nasal cavity or sinuses
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Fibroblasts in collagenous background, with acute and chronic inflammatory infiltrate and infiltration of adjacent tissues
Differential diagnosis