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
Modality: Barium

Barium- Rounded filling defect in the left piriform fossa.

Modality: CT

Nodular mass in left pyriform sinus with heterogenous enhancement.

Case Discussion

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

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Case Information

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

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