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Indian Journal of Pathology and Oncology


A rare case of oropharyngeal angiomyolipoma


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Author Details : Kanica Chaudhary, Veena Ramaswamy, Kinjal Majumdar, Rachana Prasad, Vishal Rao

Volume : 6, Issue : 1, Year : 2019

Article Page : 151-154


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Abstract

The authors here present a rare case of angiomyolipoma arising in the oropharynx. The tumor was found in a 55-year-old man, not associated with tuberous sclerosis. Histopathologic examination of the tumor revealed an admixture of numerous smooth muscle cells, mature adipose tissue and numerous thin –walled capillaries and thick-walled vessels. Both histological and immunohistochemical findings were typical for tumors of the mucocutaneous angiomyolipoma group.

Keywords: Angiomyolipoma, Oropharynx, Tumor, Excision, Lateral pharyngotomy.

Doi : 10.18231/2394-6792.2019.0028

How to cite : Chaudhary K, Ramaswamy V, Majumdar K, Prasad R, Rao V, A rare case of oropharyngeal angiomyolipoma. Indian J Pathol Oncol 2019;6(1):151-154

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