Oncocytoid adenocarcinoma of the parotid gland. Cytologic, histologic and ultrastructural findings.


An oncocytoid adenocarcinoma of the parotid gland, diagnosed by fine needle aspiration cytology, is reported. The neoplasm, seen in a 66-year-old man, metastasized to 33 of 46 resected cervical lymph nodes; the patient is currently free of disease 17 months after surgery. Cytologically, the neoplastic cells occurred singly and in small clusters. They had… (More)