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August 1972

Branchiogenic Cysts Within the Parotid Gland: Report of a Case

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Otolaryngology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago.

Arch Otolaryngol. 1972;96(2):165-167. doi:10.1001/archotol.1972.00770090239016

A branchiogenic cyst within the parotid gland presenting as a benign parotid tumor in a 56-year-old white man is reported. Thorough pathologic evaluation confirmed its origin from entodermal remnants of the first branchial pouch.

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