Case of the month September 2014: Malignant tumors

Malignant lymphoma at the periphery of the submandibular gland. The first (cytological) puncture was not conclusive

Clinical information

Palpable mass

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Malignant lymphoma at the periphery of the submandibular gland. The first (cytological) puncture was not conclusive

A few months later the lesion has changed to a necrotic lymphoma. A histological biopsy confirmed the nature of the lesion

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 75
  • Body part: Periphery of the submandibular

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System