Cholesterol Granulomas Nasal Polyp in Sphenoethmoid Recess: An Atypical Aspect in a Common Lesion

Author(s): Sara Aversa, Bargiacchi Lavinia, Linda Ricci, Veronica Sorrentino, Romano Antonio, Vincenzo Petrozza, Cristiana Bellan

Nasal polyp is a non neoplastic lesion of the respiratory mucosa. In few cases, it can be possible to detech the presence of cholesterolgranuloma. We present the case of a 55 year-old patient affected by a nasal lesion, localized in sphenoethmoidal recess, with particular microscopic feature and a review of the literature.

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