Left piriform fossa mass - likely SCC

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard


Difficulty in swallowing; Gradually progressive.

Patient Data

Age: 50-60
Gender: Male

Barium- Rounded filling defect in the left piriform fossa.

Nodular mass in left pyriform sinus with heterogenous enhancement.

Case Discussion

Differential is that of SCC (most likely) and minor salivary gland tumor.

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Case information

rID: 8891
Published: 8th Mar 2010
Last edited: 24th Nov 2015
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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