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Tests to diagnose

You might have one or more of the following tests to diagnose nasal and paranasal sinus cancer.

Nasoendoscopy

Find out about nasoendoscopy for nasal and paranasal sinus cancer, including what it is, how you have it and what happens afterwards.

Biopsy

Read about having a biopsy of the inside of the nose (the nasal cavity), including how you have it and what happens afterwards.

Fine needle aspiration (FNA)

A fine needle aspiration uses a thin needle to take a small sample of fluid and cells from a lump or abnormal area.

Panendoscopy

Find out about panendoscopy for nasal and sinus cancer including what it is, how you have it and what happens afterwards.

Last reviewed: 
29 Nov 2017

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