Pitfalls

Pitfall: Benign hypoechoic lymphe node (sarcoidosis) at the periphery of the submandibular gland that could be mistaken for a pleomorphic adenoma

Clinical information

Palpable submandibular mass

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Pitfall: Benign hypoechoic lymphe node (sarcoidosis) at the periphery of the submandibular gland that could be mistaken for a pleomorphic adenoma

Left submandibular gland
Left submandibular gland
Right submandibular gland
Right submandibular gland
Lymphe node at the periphery of the submandibular gland
Lymphe node at the periphery of the submandibular gland
Lymphe node at the periphery of the submandibular gland
Lymphe node at the periphery of the submandibular gland

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 53
  • Body part: Neck

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System