Choristoma of the tonsil.

  title={Choristoma of the tonsil.},
  author={Prince Cheriyan Modayil and Antony Joseph and Ian Thomas and G Sulochana and Joseph Xavier},
  journal={Indian journal of otolaryngology and head and neck surgery : official publication of the Association of Otolaryngologists of India},
  volume={57 4},
A 13 year old female patient presented to ENT OPD with chronic recurrent tonsillitis and underwent tonsillectomy. The histopathological examination revealed heterotopic cartilage in both the tonsils. The postoperative period was uneventful. The histopathologic finding of choristom of the tonsil is rare.