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Pleomorphic adenoma - parotid gland

Case contributed by Dr. Francisco Gallegos


The patient presented with an asymptomatic lump on the parotid region.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male

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. 

Case Discussion

The pathology reported as a final diagnosis: Cellular pleomorphic adenoma with patch squamous metaplasia. 

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Case information

rID: 76750
Published: 3rd May 2020
Last edited: 3rd May 2020
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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