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Case report
Giant nasal granuloma gravidarum
  1. Larry Shemen1 and
  2. Olga Falkowski2
  1. 1Surgery, New York Hospital Queens, New York, New York, USA
  2. 2Pathology, Acupath Laboratories Inc, Plainview, New York, USA
  1. Correspondence to Professor Larry Shemen; lshemen{at}


Nasal granuloma gravidarum usually presents as a small vascular lesion on the septum or turbinates during pregnancy. We present a case of a giant nasal granuloma gravidarum and its management.

  • ear
  • nose and throat
  • obstetrics
  • gynaecology and fertility
  • general practice / family medicine
  • hemangioma
  • pathology
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  • Contributors LS have treated the patient, wrote and researched the paper and took the clinical photographs. OF read the pathology and wrote the pathological description and made the photomicrographs.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent for publication Obtained.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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