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sebaceous lymphadenoma

Monday 8 March 2004

Definition : Sebaceous lymphadenoma (SL) is an unusual benign salivary gland tumor characterized by a predominant lymphoid background, dense lymphoid infiltrate, and presence of sebaceous differentiation.


- well-circumscribed tumor containing epithelial islands and cysts with focal sebaceous differentiation
- background of uniformly dense lymphoid stroma



See also

- salivary lymphadenoma

- thymic sebaceous lymphadenoma

Open references

- Lymphadenoma of the salivary gland: Report of 10 cases. Liu G, He J, Zhang C, Fu S, He Y. Oncol Lett. 2014 Apr;7(4):1097-1101. PMID: 24944675 (Free)

- Lymphadenoma of the salivary gland: clinicopathological and immunohistochemical analysis of 33 tumors. Seethala RR, Thompson LD, Gnepp DR, Barnes EL, Skalova A, Montone K, Kane S, Lewis JS Jr, Solomon LW, Simpson RH, Khan A, Prasad ML.
Mod Pathol. 2012 Jan;25(1):26-35. doi : 10.1038/modpathol.2011.135. Epub 2011 Sep 2 PMID: 21892186 (Free)