Necrotizing sialometaplasia

J Laryngol Otol. 1992 Jun;106(6):569-71. doi: 10.1017/s0022215100120183.


Necrotizing sialometaplasia is a benign self-limiting disorder which can simulate malignancy. We report the third such case of nasal fossa involvement in the literature. The pathology of this condition is discussed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Nasal Mucosa*
  • Sialometaplasia, Necrotizing / pathology*
  • Sialometaplasia, Necrotizing / surgery