Title

Differential Diagnosis and Discussion of a Large Nasal Neoplasm from a Late Bronze Age Athenian Male

Department

Geography & Anthropology

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

11-2010

Abstract

An adult male from the late Bronze Age of Athens, Greece, was found to have a large neoplasm in the nasal cavity. The characteristics of the lesion suggest that it was an osteoma of the ethmoid. Secondary infections of the paranasal sinuses are present as a result of the tumour blocking the sinus drainage