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81st Annual Meeting of the German Society of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

German Society of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

12.05. - 16.05.2010, Wiesbaden

Case Report of Nasal Condyloma due to human Papilloma Virus

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  • corresponding author Anna Yakinthou - Praxis, Thessaloniki, Griechenland
  • Anastasios Karamanos - Praxis, Thessaloniki, Griechenland
  • Ioannis Megas - Praxis, Thessaloniki, Griechenland

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Hals-Nasen-Ohren-Heilkunde, Kopf- und Hals-Chirurgie. 81. Jahresversammlung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Hals-Nasen-Ohren-Heilkunde, Kopf- und Hals-Chirurgie. Wiesbaden, 12.-16.05.2010. Düsseldorf: German Medical Science GMS Publishing House; 2010. Doc10hnod094

DOI: 10.3205/10hnod094, URN: urn:nbn:de:0183-10hnod0940

Published: April 22, 2010

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We present a case of a patient affected of human papilloma virus and condyloma in the genital area who came in our Praxis with nasal condyloma.

A 23 year old patient was examined due to nasal obstruction. The rhinoscopic examination revealed a lesion on the nasal septum, which was resected. The lesion was completely removed and cautherised. Histological examination demonstrated that koilocytes were common in the upper layers. 2 months later the patient came with a lesion on another area in the nose, which was once more removed.

Such patients should always be treated with a surgical removal and cautherisation.