74-year-old female presented with a painless right parotid mass that had been stable for two years. Imaging showed a (1 cm) hypoechoic, slightly lobulated nodule. The patient underwent FNA aspiration followed by resection of the right superficial parotid gland. Significant clinical history for recent squamous cell carcinoma of the right cheek and remote history of right breast invasive ductal carcinoma.
|Farah Baban, M.B., Ch.B.
Resident, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
|Diva Salomao, M.D.
Consultant, Anatomic Pathology
Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine