Online ISSN: 2515-8260

Keywords : salivary gland benign tumors


KERATINIZING PLEOMORPHIC ADENOMA- A QUICK REVIEW ON THE RARE VARIENT

Dr. Sangeetha Priya.P; Dr. N.Aravindha Babu; Dr. K.M.K. Masthan; Dr. E. Rajesh

European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine, 2020, Volume 7, Issue 3, Pages 1776-1780

The presence of numerous keratin pearls on microscopic study is a feature commonly seen in well-differentiated squamous cell carcinoma. Pleomorphic adenoma (PA) can show the presence of squamous metaplasia with keratin pearls as a rare finding. This article present a short review on this rare variant of pleomorphic adenoma which exuberant squamous metaplasia and keratin cysts formations in salivary gland keratinizing pleomorphic adenoma .