Cystic parotid lesion

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Left parotid region swelling - 2 - 3 yrs.

Patient Data

Age: 70 yrs
Gender: Male

A cyst with low level mobile echoes is noted in superficial lobe of left parotid gland.

Cyst appears to extends to deep part - It turns deep to  mandible.

Rim of normal parenchyma is noted superficial to cyst.

No solid nodule / calcification is noted.

Approximate size - 40 x 37 x 20 mm

Case Discussion

FNA - Non-conclusive.

No further follow up.

Cystic parotid lesion

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Case information

rID: 19403
Published: 5th Sep 2012
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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