BACKGROUND World literature suggests parapharyngeal space lesions account for only 0.5% head and neck tumours and the majority of the minor salivary gland tumours are malignant. The parapharyngeal space is very rare site for this tumour. CASE PRESENTATION Two cases of primary pleomorphic adenomas arising de novo from minor salivary glands in the para… (More)
OBJECTIVE To analyze various demographic, clinical, and histopathologic factors in T1-2 N0 squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the oral tongue to define a high-risk group for regional recurrence that will benefit from elective neck dissection. MATERIALS AND METHODS Retrospective outcome analysis of a patient cohort without palpable or ultrasound (USG)… (More)
Parathyroid adenoma usually presents with the signs and symptoms of hypercalcemia due to hyperparathyroidism. Brown's tumor is the late clinical consequence of untreated hyperparathyroidism and is rarely seen now-a-days due to improved screening biochemical tests. These tumors are characterized by high orthoclastic activity and bone resorption. These are… (More)
Synovial sarcoma (SS) of the arising head and neck region is rare. The most common site being the hypopharynx. No case of SS from the sublingual of 35-year old salivary gland has been reported. We report a case of monophasic SS in sublingual gland a female making it the first documented case of English Language literature.