Histological study of routine tonsillectomy specimen.

  title={Histological study of routine tonsillectomy specimen.},
  author={Shitij Arora and Manasi Agrawal and Murtaza Nazmi and Narinder Kumar Kapoor},
  journal={Indian journal of otolaryngology and head and neck surgery : official publication of the Association of Otolaryngologists of India},
  volume={60 4},
INTRODUCTION Palatine and nasopharyngeal tonsils are lymphatic flesh clusters of tissue of the respiratory and digestive tract's epithelium. There is not much literature pertaining to the histological assessment of resected tonsils though anecdotal case reports of choristoma, squamous cell cysts of the tonsil have been reported which mimicked chronic… CONTINUE READING