Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Microscopic (histologic) description | Microscopic (histologic) images
Cite this page: Pernick, N. Necrotizing sialometaplasia. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/nasalnecrotizing.html. Accessed September 21st, 2018.
Definition / general
- Benign process that resembles squamous cell carcinoma or mucoepidermoid carcinoma
- Occurs after surgery on nose or sinuses
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Necrosis of seromucinous glands with secondary squamous metaplasia and reactive atypia