Warthin tumour

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Left sided neck swelling in the last 3 months. On examination: Left parotid swelling.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years old
Gender: Male

Well-defined hypoechoic lesion is noted in superfiical lobe of left parotid gland. No internal calcification or cystic changes are seen. Posterior acoustic enhancement is present. Central as well as peripheral vascularity is noted in the lesion.

Case Discussion

FNA: Warthin's tumour.

Excision biopsy: Warthin's tumour.

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Case information

rID: 13305
Published: 25th Mar 2011
Last edited: 29th May 2016
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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