Iranian Journal of Radiology

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Septochoanal Polyp with Metaplastic Ossification Mimicking Sinonasal Tumor: A Case Report

Il-Young Cho 1 , Jae-Wook Kim 1 , Hak-Jin Kim 2 and Kyu-Sup Cho 1 , *
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1 Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Biomedical Research Institute, Pusan National University School of Medicine, Pusan National University Hospital, Busan, Republic of Korea
2 Department of Radiology, Pusan National University School of Medicine, Pusan National University Hospital, Busan, Republic of Korea
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Radiology: July 01, 2016, 13 (3); e35299
  • Published Online: May 28, 2016
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: December 7, 2015
  • Revised: February 6, 2016
  • Accepted: February 15, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/iranjradiol.35299

To Cite: Cho I, Kim J, Kim H, Cho K. Septochoanal Polyp with Metaplastic Ossification Mimicking Sinonasal Tumor: A Case Report, Iran J Radiol. 2016 ; 13(3):e35299. doi: 10.5812/iranjradiol.35299.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
Footnotes
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