Warthin's tumor


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Related to Warthin's tumor: Pleomorphic adenoma, Mucoepidermoid carcinoma

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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However, histologic analysis of the mass identified it as a Warthin's tumor (figure 1).
64/F Smoking Jugulodigastric mass Warthin's tumor 19 x 11 x 19 mm 5.
A sharply demarcated thin capsule surrounds Warthin's tumor and there may be extensive fibrosis at the periphery [10].
Oncocytomas and Warthin's tumors have very similar features on imaging and therefore are very difficult to differentiate [19].
Another point to highlight is that what prompted us to test for antibodies was not only the atypical presentation of psychosis in an elderly patient but also the past history of Warthin's tumor which has been found to be associated with autoimmune disorders in some cases.
CRTC1/MAML2 fusion transcript in high grade mucoepidermoid carcinomas of salivary and thyroid glands and Warthin's tumors: implications for histogenesis and biologic behavior.
Caption: Figure 2: Warthin's tumor. The papillary projection exhibits oncocytic lining cells and an underlying lymphoid stroma (HE stain, X 200).
Cole, "Cigarette smoking and Warthin's tumor," American Journal of Epidemiology, vol.
Is surgery for an FNA proven Warthin's tumor passe?
Parotid Submandibular Palate n % n % n % Benign tumors Pleomorphic adenoma 48 69.6 3 4.3 11 15.9 Warthin's tumor 16 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 Subtotal (% in the group of benign tumors) 64 75.3 3 3.5 11 12.9 Malignant tumors Adenoid cystic carcinoma 3 21.4 3 21.4 4 28.6 Mucoepidermoid carcinoma 3 60.0 2 40.0 0 0.0 Acinic cell carcinoma 3 60.0 0 0.0 1 20.0 Subtotal (% in the group of malignant tumors) 9 37.5 5 20.8 5 20.8 Total (% according n = 109) 73 66.9 8 7.3 16 14.7 Other n % Benign tumors Pleomorphic adenoma 7 10.1 Warthin's tumor 0 0.0 Subtotal (% in the group of benign tumors) 7 8.2 Malignant tumors Adenoid cystic carcinoma 4 28.6 Mucoepidermoid carcinoma 0 0.0 Acinic cell carcinoma 1 20.0 Subtotal (% in the group of malignant tumors) 5 20.8 Total (% according n = 109) 12 11.0 Table 2.
Two cases reported as pleomorphic adenoma and Warthin's tumor on FNAC turn to malignant mixed tumour and low grade mucoepidermoid carcinoma, respectively, on histopathological examination.