salivary lymphoid lesions
Friday 21 October 2011
HPC:425 : Salivary EBV-associated lymphoepithelial carcinoma
Definition: Lesions of salivary glands with a prominent lymphoid component are a heterogeneous group of diseases that include benign reactive lesions and malignant neoplasms.
Occasionally, these pathologic entities present difficulties in the clinical and pathological diagnosis and prognosis.
HIV-associated salivary gland disease
chronic sclerosing sialadenitis
extranodal marginal zone B-cell lymphoma
salivary EBV-associated lymphoepithelial carcinoma
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