Parotid gland metastasis from glioblastoma multiforme: a case report and review of the literature

Abstract

We describe a rare case of glioblastoma multiforme with extracranial metastasis to the right parotid gland. A 58-year-old man presented with a parotid tumor and facial paralysis 15 months after craniotomy and partial lobectomy for glioblastoma multiforme of the right temporal lobe. Diagnosis was confirmed by ultrasound guided core-needle biopsy. By this… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00405-007-0499-2

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