Warthin's tumor

(redirected from papillary cystadenoma lymphomatosum)
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Related to papillary cystadenoma lymphomatosum: adenoid cystic carcinoma, Warthin's tumor

Warthin's tumor

Warthin's tumor

Papillary cystadenoma lymphomatosum A benign salivary gland tumor–SGT, which often affects the parotid gland; WTs represent up to10% of SGTs; ♂:♀ ratio, 5:1 Treatment Excision

Warthin's tumor

A benign tumor of the parotid gland.
Mentioned in: Salivary Gland Scan
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5) The diagnosis requires a histologic demonstration of both lymphoreticular and epithelial components--hence the alternate term, papillary cystadenoma lymphomatosum.
Carcinoma in papillary cystadenoma lymphomatosum (Warthin's tumor).

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