Alveolar soft part sarcoma: report of a case occurring in the sinonasal region

Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2004 Oct;68(10):1333-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2004.04.020.


A primary alveolar soft part sarcoma arising in the nasal-paranasal sinuses region is quite rare. In this report, a 14-year-old boy with typical features of alveolar soft part sarcoma of the nasal and paranasal sinuses is presented. Treatment was surgical excision of the mass combined with radiotherapy. There has been no recurrence or metastasis as of 2 years after treatment.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Disease-Free Survival
  • Humans
  • Immunohistochemistry
  • Male
  • Paranasal Sinus Neoplasms / pathology*
  • Paranasal Sinus Neoplasms / surgery
  • Paranasal Sinuses / surgery*
  • Sarcoma / pathology*
  • Sarcoma / surgery
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed
  • Treatment Outcome