Malignant epithelial tumor of salivary glands
A rare neoplastic disease characterized by the presence of a tumor located in the parotid sublingual submandibular and/or minor salivary glands which presents with a wide spectrum of clinical features depending on the location size and type of salivary gland involved ranging from clinically asymptomatic slow-growing painless mass(es) that may or may not be fixed to underlying skin or muscles to rapidly growing mass(es) associated with pain facial weakness/nerve palsy otorrhoea dysphagia palatal/parapharyngeal fullness nasal obstruction/bleeding voice hoarseness/change dyspnea trismus palate bone erosion telangiectasia mucosal/skin ulceration and/or cervical adenopathy.
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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http: //www.orphadata.org. Data version September 2023.
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