Myoepithelioma of the parotid gland initially diagnosed by fine needle aspiration cytology and immunocytochemistry: a case report.

@article{Das2005MyoepitheliomaOT,
  title={Myoepithelioma of the parotid gland initially diagnosed by fine needle aspiration cytology and immunocytochemistry: a case report.},
  author={Dilip K Das and Bahiyah E Haji and Mahmoud S. Ahmed and Mohamad N Riyad Hossain},
  journal={Acta cytologica},
  year={2005},
  volume={49 1},
  pages={65-70}
}
BACKGROUND Myoepithelioma is a rare, benign tumor of the salivary gland, most commonly affecting the parotid gland. Although the cytologic features of myoepithelioma are documented in a few case reports, it has rarely been diagnosed preoperatively by fine needle aspiration (FNA) cytology. CASE A 33-year-old man presented with a left parotid swelling 2.5… CONTINUE READING