Patient with occult neck primary turns out to be tonsillar carcinoma in origin

Doh Jeing Yong, M. N A Majid, Mohd. Razif Mohamad Yunus

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Abstract

We report submucosal tonsillar carcinoma presenting with metastatic cervical lesion without obvious tonsillar lesion. The need of careful tonsillar evaluation and role of diagnostic tonsillectomy is highlighted in this case.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)260-262
Number of pages3
JournalRawal Medical Journal
Volume35
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2010

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Tonsillectomy
Neck
Carcinoma

Keywords

  • Neoplasm metastases
  • Occult primary
  • Tonsil cancer

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Nursing(all)

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Patient with occult neck primary turns out to be tonsillar carcinoma in origin. / Yong, Doh Jeing; Majid, M. N A; Mohamad Yunus, Mohd. Razif.

In: Rawal Medical Journal, Vol. 35, No. 2, 07.2010, p. 260-262.

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