Nasal cavity, paranasal sinuses, nasopharynx
Other tumors
Rosai-Dorfman disease

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

Revised: 25 May 2018, last major update November 2004

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Definition / general
Cite this page: Pernick, N. Rosai-Dorfman disease. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/nasalrosaidorfman.html. Accessed September 22nd, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Also called sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy
  • May cause nasal polyps or involve paranasal sinuses or nasopharynx
  • Variable cervical adenopathy