Papillary hyperplasia of the lingual tonsil simulating verrucoid carcinoma of the tongue is described in a patient who presented with dysphagia. This rare condition is only mentioned briefly in the literature. It should clearly be distinguished from malignancies of the same region.
Schantz A, Goodman M, Miller D. Papillary Hyperplasia of the Lingual TonsilReport of a Case. Arch Otolaryngol. 1972;95(3):272–273. doi:10.1001/archotol.1972.00770080414016