Malignant neoplasm of accessory sinuses


paranasal sinus neoplasm: A benign or malignant neoplasm that affects the paranasal sinuses. Representative examples of benign neoplasms include Schneiderian papilloma and salivary gland-type adenoma. Representative examples of malignant neoplasms include carcinoma and lymphoma.

Data source
FinnGen phenocode C3_ACCESSORY_SINUS
Cause of Death registry ICD-10: C31, ICD-9: 160, ICD-8: 160
Cause of Death registry: exclude ICD-9 160[0-1]
Cause of Death registry: exclude ICD-8 160[0-1]
Cancer reg: TOPOGRAPHY codes C31
Level in the ICD-hierarchy 3
First defined in version DF4
DOID 1350
GWAS catalog 0003866
MESH D010039
SNOMED CT 126675008

Key figures

Sex All Female Male
Number of individuals 32 14 18
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 0.02 0.01 0.02
Mean age at first event (years) 65.95 69.89 62.88
Case fatality at 5-years (%) 43.75 50.0 38.89

Longitudinal metrics

Sex All Female Male
Median nb. of events per indiv. 1 1 1
Recurrence at 6 months (%) 6.25 7.14 5.56


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