Management of a Rare Lymphoepithelial Carcinoma of the Submandibular Gland in Elderly

Mohd Eksan Sairin, Noorizan Yahya, Chew Yok Kuan, Mohd. Razif Mohamad Yunus, Mohamad Khir Abdullah

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Abstract

Lymphoepithelial carcinoma (LEC) of salivary glands is a rare malignant salivary gland tumour and demonstrates genetic and regional distribution. It commonly occurs in major salivary gland especially parotid gland. We report a case of LEC of submandibular gland occurring in a 70 year-old lady.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-3
Number of pages3
JournalIndian Journal of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery
DOIs
Publication statusAccepted/In press - 14 Dec 2015

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Submandibular Gland
Salivary Glands
Carcinoma
Glandular and Epithelial Neoplasms
Parotid Gland

Keywords

  • Elderly
  • Lymphoepithelial carcinoma
  • Submandibular gland

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Otorhinolaryngology
  • Surgery

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Management of a Rare Lymphoepithelial Carcinoma of the Submandibular Gland in Elderly. / Sairin, Mohd Eksan; Yahya, Noorizan; Kuan, Chew Yok; Mohamad Yunus, Mohd. Razif; Abdullah, Mohamad Khir.

In: Indian Journal of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, 14.12.2015, p. 1-3.

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