Indian Journal of Otolaryngology

, Volume 43, Issue 1, pp 47–48 | Cite as

Metastases, eight years later, in a treated case of nasopharyngeal carcinoma

  • V. Thirumalairaj
  • V. Pappunathan
  • S. Somasundaram
Short Report


A case of Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the nasopharynx developing secondaries in the axillary lymph nodes after surgery and irradiation is aocumented here.


Squamous Cell Carcinoma Axillary Lymph Node Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Nasal Obstruction Olfactory Nerve 
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© Association of Otolaryngologists of India 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • V. Thirumalairaj
    • 1
  • V. Pappunathan
    • 1
  • S. Somasundaram
    • 1
  1. 1.Madurai Medical College & Govt. Rajaji HospitalMadurai

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