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Carcinoma Ex-pleomorphic Adenoma: A Case for Cure

Champion Venkateshalu Srinivas

Keywords : Malignancy, Prognosis, Salivary gland,CAXP

Citation Information : Srinivas CV. Carcinoma Ex-pleomorphic Adenoma: A Case for Cure. Int J Head Neck Surg 2020; 11 (2):32-35.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10001-1351

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 00-06-2020

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2020; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Carcinoma ex-pleomorphic adenoma (CXPA) is an aggressive salivary gland malignant tumor. Diagnosis is difficult as the residual-mixed tumor is small and poorly understood due to the presence of various subtypes. Adenoma carcinoma and salivary duct carcinoma are two common subtypes. Prognostic factors are tumor size, grade, and clinical and pathological stages.


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