Bilateral synchronous tonsillar carcinoma with bilateral neck disease

Shashi Gopalan, Aneeza Khairiyah Wan Hamizan, Mohd. Razif Mohamad Yunus, Priatharisiny Velayutham, Balachandran Appoo

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Abstract

We report a 60 year old man diagnosed to have bilateral tonsillar carcinoma. He presented with bilateral neck swelling with suspicious looking tonsils. Bilateral wide excision tonsillectomy was done. Histopathology showed localized bilateral squamous cell carcinoma. We proceeded with bilateral modified neck dissection and patient underwent Radiation therapy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)79-80
Number of pages2
JournalRawal Medical Journal
Volume38
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2013

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Tonsillectomy
Neck Dissection
Palatine Tonsil
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Neck
Radiotherapy
Carcinoma

Keywords

  • Bilateral neck disease
  • Bilateral tonsillar carcinoma

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  • Medicine(all)
  • Nursing(all)

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Bilateral synchronous tonsillar carcinoma with bilateral neck disease. / Gopalan, Shashi; Wan Hamizan, Aneeza Khairiyah; Mohamad Yunus, Mohd. Razif; Velayutham, Priatharisiny; Appoo, Balachandran.

In: Rawal Medical Journal, Vol. 38, No. 1, 01.2013, p. 79-80.

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Gopalan, Shashi ; Wan Hamizan, Aneeza Khairiyah ; Mohamad Yunus, Mohd. Razif ; Velayutham, Priatharisiny ; Appoo, Balachandran. / Bilateral synchronous tonsillar carcinoma with bilateral neck disease. In: Rawal Medical Journal. 2013 ; Vol. 38, No. 1. pp. 79-80.
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