Parotid pleomorphic adenoma

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Painless swelling on right side of neck for last 6 months.

Patient Data

Age: 17 years
Gender: Female

There is a well-defined hypoechoic lesion in superficial lobe of right parotid gland. There is no c​alcification / cystic changes in the lesion. Lesion shows vascularity.

Rest of the neck ultrasound examination was normal.

Case Discussion

Finding of a solid lesion in superficial lobe of right parotid gland, which was later proven to be pleomorphic adenoma by FNAC study.

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Case information

rID: 10260
Published: 29th Jul 2010
Last edited: 2nd Jan 2020
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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