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January 1979

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University of Virginia School of Medicine Charlottesville, Va

Arch Otolaryngol. 1979;105(1):54-56. doi:10.1001/archotol.1979.00790130058015
Abstract

PATHOLOGIC QUIZ CASE 1 

Terry P. Templeton, MD, Houston  A 26-year-old man had a mass at the angle of the right mandible for approximately one year following an episode of mononucleosis. Physical examination revealed a firm, fixed, nontender mass in the tail of the parotid that measured 1.5 × 2.0 cm. The results of the remainder of the otolaryngic examination were entirely normal.Past medical history included an exploration of the right side of the neck at the age of 6 months, with the diagnosis of neuroblastoma. The patient subsequently underwent radiotherapy to the right side of the neck.A superficial parotidectomy was performed. Sections of the mass are seen in Fig 1 and 2. What is your diagnosis?

PATHOLOGIC QUIZ CASE 2 

M. S. Bahna, MD, Los Angeles  An 82-year-old man, who was in exceptionally good health and who retired at age 80, complained of gradual loss of

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