Pitfalls

Hypoechoic well defined mass that could easily be mistaken for a benign pleomorphic adenoma, but biopsy proved it to be a malignant squamus cell tumor

Clinical information

Palpable mass on the left below the ear

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Hypoechoic well defined mass that could easily be mistaken for a benign pleomorphic adenoma, but biopsy proved it to be a malignant squamus cell tumor

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 79
  • Body part: Salivary gland

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System