Background: Primary central mucoepidermoid carcinoma of jaws is a rare lesion comprising 2– 3% of all mucoepidermoid carcinomas reported in literature.
Background: Choriocarcinoma is an aggressive neoplasm arising in the body of the uterus. The disease normally spreads to lung and brain.
A-62-year-old lady presented with complaints of cough, dyspnea and hemoptysis of 3 months duration. A radiological evaluation revealed a mass lesion in the left lung along with significant lymphadenopathy. With a clinical and radiological diagnosis of carcinoma of the lung, the patient was taken up for biopsy. The specimen consisted mainly of grey-white… (More)
A 19-year-old boy presented with bladder outlet obstruction and on evaluation was found to have prostatomegaly, which on biopsy was diagnostic of embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS). He had pulmonary metastasis and received chemotherapy with cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, vincristine, actinomycin D, and radical radiotherapy. At one year, his prostatic tumour… (More)
Amyloid is a pathologic proteinaceous substance deposited between cells in various tissues in a variety of clinical conditions. We report a case of amyloidosis of tongue with extensive chondroid metaplasia diagnosed on incisional biopsy in a multiple myeloma patient, who underwent autologous peripheral blood stem cell transplant for the same in 2010 and now… (More)