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Lesion in the deep lobe of the parotid gland only seen with the low frequency probe. Biopsy showed no malignancy but probably a Whartin tumor

Clinical information

Lesion seen on MRI

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Lesion in the deep lobe of the parotid gland only seen with the low frequency probe. Biopsy showed no malignancy but probably a Whartin tumor

Lesion in the deep lobe of the parotid gland
Lesion in the deep lobe of the parotid gland
Lesion in the deep lobe of the parotid gland
Lesion in the deep lobe of the parotid gland
Lesion in the deep lobe of the parotid gland
Lesion in the deep lobe of the parotid gland
Lesion in the deep lobe of the parotid gland
Lesion in the deep lobe of the parotid gland
Lesion in the deep lobe of the parotid gland
Lesion in the deep lobe of the parotid gland
The lesion is vascularized
The lesion is vascularized
The superficial lobe is normal but hyperechoic
The superficial lobe is normal but hyperechoic
The superficial lobe is normal but hyperechoic
The superficial lobe is normal but hyperechoic

Lesion in the deep lobe of the left parotid gland MRI

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 80
  • Body part: Parotid gland

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System