Pathologic Evaluation of Routine Nasopharynx Punch Biopsy in the Adult Population: Is It Really Necessary?

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Bercin S. , Yalciner G., Muderris T., Gul F. , Deger H. M. , Kırış M.

Clinical and experimental otorhinolaryngology, vol.10, pp.283-287, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.21053/ceo.2015.01256
  • Title of Journal : Clinical and experimental otorhinolaryngology
  • Page Numbers: pp.283-287


Objectives. To retrospectively evaluate the patients who underwent nasopharyngeal biopsy with imaging and biopsy results, who have or don't have symptoms for nasopharyngeal pathology and to determine the ratio of the nasopharyngeal cancer cases and other pathologic conditions.