In 1967, Kleinsasser first reported about basal cell adenomas in salivary glands, which represent approximately 1-2% of all salivary gland tumors. About 70% of these tumors are found in the parotid gland. Less often the minor salivary glands are involved, particularly in the upper lip region. We would like to report on a case of occurrence in the upper pole of the palatine tonsil.
A 68-year-old woman was seen, who complained about a growth in her left tonsil. Other… CONTINUE READING