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Related to Warthin tumor: adenoid cystic carcinoma, Mucoepidermoid carcinoma, Pleomorphic adenoma
benign glandular tumor arising in the parotid gland and composes of two rows of eosinophilic epithelial cells, which are often cystic and papillary, together with a lymphoid stroma.
[Aldred Warthin, U.S. pathologist, 1866–1931]
A common benign tumor of the parotid gland.Synonym: papillary cystadenoma lymphomatosum
Warthin,Aldred S., U.S. pathologist, 1866-1931.
Warthin tumor - a benign glandular tumor, usually arising in the parotid gland. Synonym(s): adenolymphoma
Warthin-Finkeldey cells - giant cells with multiple overlapping nuclei, found in lymphoid tissue in measles, especially during the prodromal stage. Synonym(s): Finkeldey cells
Warthin-Starry silver stain - a stain for spirochetes in which preparations are incubated in 1% silver nitrate solution followed by a developer.
Warthin-Starry staining method