Sialoblastoma- long-term follow-up and remission for a rare salivary malignancy

Kanwal M. Farooqi, Rachel Kessel, Margaret Brandwein-Gensler, Linda Granowetter, Deepa Manwani

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Abstract

Sialoblastoma is a rare salivary neoplasm which presents either congenitally or during early infancy. It was originally considered a benign neoplasm, however a number of reported cases have documented locoregional recurrence and distant metastases. Currently, there is no consensus on the appropriate treatment for this neoplasm. We report on long term follow-up of a patient with metastatic sialoblastoma, and a brief discussion of the possible treatment modalities currently being considered.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)39-40
Number of pages2
JournalRare Tumors
Volume3
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - 2011

Keywords

  • Embryoma
  • Parotid gland neoplasm
  • Sialoblastoma

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Histology
  • Oncology

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