Collagenous Spherulosis in Epithelial-Myoepithelial Carcinoma of the Submandibular Gland: Histologic and Immunohistochemical Study of a Case

Diamantopoulos, Constantinos; Delliou, Eleftheria; Kapranou, Amalia; Balatsouras, Dimitrios; Elemenoglou, Ioannis
July 2005
Journal of Otolaryngology;Jul/Aug2005, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p265
Academic Journal
The article presents a study on epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma of the submandibular gland. The pathologic condition is rare having the prevalence of 1.1 percent in all salivary gland neoplasm. The disorder may lead to death due to the frequent recurrence and metastasis tendencies. Primary occurrence will be on the seventh decade of life, without sex preference.


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