NCI Definition: An adenocarcinoma that arises from the paranasal sinuses. [1]

Disease Details

Adenocarcinoma of Paranasal Sinus, Nasopharynx and paranasal sinuses adenocarcinoma, Nasopharynx and paranasal sinuses undifferentiated carcinoma, Adenocarcinoma of the Paranasal Sinus, Adenocarcinoma of the Accessory Sinus, Accessory Sinus Adenocarcinoma, Adenocarcinoma of Accessory Sinus
Sinonasal Adenocarcinoma
Maxillary Sinus Adenocarcinoma and Ethmoid Sinus Adenocarcinoma


1. National Cancer Institute. NCI Thesaurus Version 18.11d. https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ [2018-08-28]. [2018-09-21].

2. The AACR Project GENIE Consortium. AACR Project GENIE: powering precision medicine through an international consortium. Cancer Discovery. 2017;7(8):818-831. Dataset Version 8. This dataset does not represent the totality of the genetic landscape; see paper for more information.

3. All assertions and clinical trial landscape data are curated from primary sources. You can read more about the curation process here.