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Surgery: Paranasal Sinuses and Nasal Cavity

Key:
X = complete
* = partial
o = optional

Tissues Removed
Types of Surgery Tumor Destruction Tumor Only Organ Lymph Nodes Other Organs
Cryosurgery *        
Cautery, fulguration (without specimen) *        
Laser surgerywith specimen   */X      
Excisional biopsy     *    

Polypectomy

    *    
Excision of lesion     *    
Partial/simple surgical removal, primary siteno lymph node dissection     X    
Partial/simple surgical removal, primary sitewith lymph node dissection     X X  
Debulking procedure(so stated) with or without lymphnode dissection X   */X °  
Radical surgery,primary site     X X °
Surgery of regional / distantsites / nodes only         °