Salivary gland tumors in children: a retrospective clinical review.

  title={Salivary gland tumors in children: a retrospective clinical review.},
  author={Ali Varan and Canan Aky{\"u}z and Erman Ataş and Taşkın Y{\"u}cel and Burça Aydın and Bilgehan Yalçın and Tezer Kutluk and M{\"u}nevver B{\"u}y{\"u}kpamukçu},
  journal={Pediatric hematology and oncology},
  volume={31 8},
Seven patients with salivary gland tumors who underwent between 1972 and 2012 were retrospectively evaluated. The age of the patients ranged from 6.3 to 13 years old; five were females and two were males. Five patients had stage IVa, one patient had stage I, and one patient had stage II disease. The surgical margin was found to be positive in five cases. There were three adenoid cystic carcinoma, two adenocarcinoma, one anaplastic carcinoma, and one mucoepidermoid carcinoma. There were five… CONTINUE READING