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synovial sarcoma of the head

Thursday 23 July 2009

Synovial sarcoma involving the head is rare. Synovial sarcoma of the head has a striking predilection for the parotid and temporal regions and the prognosis varies with many patients having long tumor-free survivals.

References

- Synovial Sarcoma Involving the Head: Analysis of 36 Cases With Predilection to the Parotid and Temporal Regions. Al-Daraji W, Lasota J, Foss R, Miettinen M. Am J Surg Pathol. 2009 Jul 20. PMID: #19623036#