Lymphangiomatous polyps generally present as a pale or pink pedunculated lesion attached to the palatine tonsil
Based on the features described above, a diagnosis of hamartoma of palatine tonsil
In this article, we report a case of SFT of the palatine tonsil
, and we review the literature regarding the clinicopathologic characteristics related to patient outcomes.
7) However, Evans and Odom (9) reported a case of a 13-year-old girl with lymphangioma of the right palatine tonsil
who had palpable lymph nodes in the right cervical region.
Different pattern of cytokine production and mRNA expression by lymphoid and non-lymphoid cells isolated from human palatine tonsil
13) In my own practice, when confronted with cystic nodal metastases with this characteristic, moderately poor differentiation, nonkeratinizing, or "basaloid" morphology, I suggest that the primary tumor is likely to be found in the palatine tonsil
or base of tongue (lingual tonsil).
9) in their study of histopathological findings of chronic tonsillitis in palatine tonsils
concluded that slight to moderate lymphocytic infiltrations in surface epithelium, crypt abscess and or diffuse lymphocytic infiltrations were pathognomic of chronic tonsillitis.
A case of metastasis ofseminoma to the palatine tonsil
09% of all oral biopsy specimens, and palatine tonsil
involvement is extremely rare.
The majority of tonsillectomies carried out during the last half of the 20th century were performed with the "cold knife" technique; that is, by employing a Dean or Fisher knife and tonsil snare to remove the palatine tonsil
from its fossa.
A case of lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma arising from the palatine tonsil
Although some sporadic cases of tonsillar schwannoma have been reported, to the best of our knowledge this is only the second case of a solitary neurofibroma of the palatine tonsil
to be reported in the English-language literature.