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ZJRMS 2014, 16(11): 57-58 Back to browse issues page
Nasopharyngeal Mixed Tumor: A Case Report
Hamid Reza Khazraei , Soroush Amani
Department of ENT, Sharekord University of Medical Sciences, Sharekord, Iran , a1hamid@yahoo.com
Abstract:   (3390 Views)
Salivary glands tumors account for less than 5% off all neoplasm in the head and neck. Pleomorphic adenoma is the most common type. Those typically arise in the palate, rarely found in the nasopharynx and nasopharyngeal tumors are usually malignant.
Here we report a rare case in 61-year-old woman, who had progressive nasal obstruction for about 6 months, without any disease in the nose, but had a round nasopharyngeal mass and pathologic diagnosis as pleomorphic adenoma. Nasopharyngeal pleomorphic adenoma is a rare tumor.
Keywords: Nasopharyngeal tumor, Pleomorphic adenoma, Salivary gland
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Type of Study: Case Report | Subject: ENT
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Khazraei H R, Amani S. Nasopharyngeal Mixed Tumor: A Case Report. ZJRMS. 2014; 16 (11) :57-58
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Zahedan Journal of Research in Medical Sciences
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