Juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibroma-three years experience

  • Bhaskar Ghosh
  • Somnath Saha
  • Sudipta Chandra
  • T. K. Nandi
  • S. P. Bera


Juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibroma is a rare, highly vascular, histologically benign but locally invasive tumour, affecting almost exclusively adolescent males. This is a prospective study of 37 patients with juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibroma treated during 3 years in our institution. The various pharyngeal and extrapharyngeal presentation staging and proper surgical approaches as per extensions are discussed here with reference to past reports.

Key Words

Juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibroma pharyngeal and extrapharyngeal -presentation staging & surgical approach 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bhaskar Ghosh
    • 1
  • Somnath Saha
    • 1
  • Sudipta Chandra
    • 1
  • T. K. Nandi
    • 1
  • S. P. Bera
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. Department of ENTMedical College, KolkataKolkata

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