Kimura disease with proliferative squamous metaplasia: an unusual finding and a potential diagnostic pitfall.

Abstract

Kimura disease is a rare form of chronic inflammatory disorder involving subcutaneous tissue, predominantly in the head and neck region and frequently associated with regional lymphadenopathy and/or salivary gland involvement. We present a case of Kimura disease in a 28-year-old male which showed florid squamous metaplasia in the salivary gland ducts and… (More)

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@article{Dave2007KimuraDW, title={Kimura disease with proliferative squamous metaplasia: an unusual finding and a potential diagnostic pitfall.}, author={Brijal K Dave and Sangeeta B. Desai and Mukta A Ramadwar}, journal={Indian journal of pathology & microbiology}, year={2007}, volume={50 4}, pages={771-3} }