Maxillary Sinus Squamous Cell Carcinoma With Concurrent Prolonged Foreign Body Impaction

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Abstract

Several elements in the maxillary sinus are reported to be carcinogenic. Also, foreign body reaction can cause cancer in any part of the body. We report a case of squamous cell carcinoma at the site in the maxillary sinus where a bullet splinter, analyzed as iron afterward, was inserted during the Korean War, approximately 60 years earlier.

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