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August 1972

Mixed Salivary Gland Tumor of the Palate in a Child

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Otolaryngology, the Hospital for Sick Children, and the University of Toronto, Toronto.

Arch Otolaryngol. 1972;96(2):163-164. doi:10.1001/archotol.1972.00770090237015

A benign mixed salivary gland tumor of the palate occurred in a 13-year-old girl. Although salivary gland tumors of the palate are relatively frequent in adults, it is a rare lesion in children. Wide local excision without repair gave a satisfactory result.

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