Mucoepidermoid carcinoma in a minor salivary gland in childhood.

  title={Mucoepidermoid carcinoma in a minor salivary gland in childhood.},
  author={Hans Gustafsson and {\AA}ke Dahlqvist and Matti Anniko and Bengt Carls{\"o}{\"o}},
  journal={The Journal of laryngology and otology},
  volume={101 12},
Salivary gland neoplasms in childhood and adolescence are rare, especially in the minor salivary glands. Vasoformative tumours and pleomorphic adenomas appear to be the most common benign neoplastic salivary gland lesions in the pediatric age group. The distribution of various malignant histological types is not always consistent with that in the adult… CONTINUE READING