Pleomorphic adenoma - parotid gland
The patient presented with an asymptomatic lump on the parotid region.
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A lesion is observed in the left parotid gland that enhances with the intravenous contrast medium. It measures approximately 1.9 x 2.0 cm in its major axes.
The pathology reported as a final diagnosis: Cellular pleomorphic adenoma with patch squamous metaplasia.
- Yuan-Shin Butt, Fidelia. “Chapter 18: Benign Diseases of the Salivary Glands.” Current Diagnosis & Treatment in Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, by Anil K. Lalwani, McGraw-Hill Medical, 2012, pp. 329–330.