basal cell adenoma

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Related to basal cell adenoma: basal cell carcinoma, adenoid cystic carcinoma

ba·sal cell ad·e·no·ma

a benign tumor of major or minor salivary glands or other organs composed of small cells showing peripheral palisading.
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Basal cell adenoma of the parotid gland: dynamic CT and MRI findings.
Basal cell adenoma and myoepithelioma of the parotid gland: patterns of enhancement at two-phase CT in comparison with Warthin tumor.
General morphologic tumor characteristics on CT Basal cell adenoma Myoepithelioma No.
Basaloid tumors: basal cell adenoma and basal cell adenocarcinoma.
Basal cell adenoma: a diagnostic dilemma on fine needle aspiration cytology.
of % of Types Patients Total Pleomorphic 27 67.5 Adenoma Mucoepidermoid 8 20 Carcinoma Warthin's tumour 3 7.5 Basal Cell Adenoma 1 2.5 Adenoid Cystic 1 2.5 Carcinoma Total 40 100
Daley TD: The use of the term monomorphic adenoma, basal cell adenoma and canalicular adenoma as applied to salivary gland tumors.
(6.) Daley TD, Gardner DG, smout MS: Canalicular adenoma: not a basal cell adenoma. Oral surg oral med oral pathol 1984; 57:181-188.
Benign neoplasms consisted of 24 pleomorphic adenomas, four cases of basal cell adenoma, two cases each of warthin tumor, myoepithelioma, schwannoma & inflammatory pseudotumor & one case each of hemangioma & lipoma were seen.
Four cases of basal cell adenoma were encountered in our study.
In salivary gland FNAC specimens, diagnostic difficulties with FNAC are most commonly encountered for the differentiation between pleomorphic adenoma and some subtypes of adenoid cystic carcinomas, basal cell adenomas, low-grade mucoepidermoid carcinomas, and acinic cell carcinomas.
Among the 32 FNAC reports as pleomorphic adenoma 2 turned out to be basal cell adenomas and in 1 the histopathological report was adenocarcinoma (Table 11).

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