Hemangiosarcoma, Nasal Cavity, Mouse

  • W. Ellis GiddensJr.
  • Roger A. Renne
Part of the Monographs on Pathology of Laboratory Animals book series (LABORATORY)


The lesion is not usually visible grossly because it arises in the lamina propria of the nasal mucosa. If, however, invasion occurs through the maxilla to the subcutis, a slight focal bulging of the skin results. When the skin is removed, the underlying subcutis is seen to be dark red.


Nasal Cavity Nasal Mucosa Propylene Oxide Submucosal Gland Inhalation Study 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.


  1. Bomer DS, Arnold GE (1971) Rare tumors of the ear, nose and throat. Acta Otolaryngol [Suppl] (Stockh) 289: 1–25Google Scholar
  2. National Toxicology Program (1984) Inhalation bioassay of propylene oxide for possible carcinogenicity. Terminal report. US Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Technical Information Service, Springfield, VAGoogle Scholar
  3. Rabstein LS, Peters RL (1973) Tumors of the kidneys, synovia, exocrine pancreas and nasal cavity in BALB/cf/ Cd mice. JNCI 51: 999–1006PubMedGoogle Scholar
  4. Renne RA, Giddens WE Jr, Boorman GA, Kovatch R, Clarke WJ (to be published) Tumors in the nasal cavity of F344 rats and B6CF1 mice induced by inhalation of propylene oxide.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • W. Ellis GiddensJr.
  • Roger A. Renne

There are no affiliations available

Personalised recommendations