Indian Journal of Otolaryngology

, Volume 42, Issue 3, pp 132–133 | Cite as

Oncocytoma of the minor salivary glands of hard palate

  • Lalit Kochhar
  • S. Kumar
  • R. C. Deka
  • Shikha Bose


Oncocytoma is a rare benign tumour Salivary Gland. Such a tumour was diagnosed in the hard palate of a 45 year old female patient and she underwent successful surgical excision. It is being reported for its rarity and for clinical interest.


Salivary Gland Parotid Gland Soft Palate Hard Palate Tumour Salivary Gland 
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© Association of Otolaryngologists of India 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Lalit Kochhar
    • 1
  • S. Kumar
    • 1
  • R. C. Deka
    • 1
  • Shikha Bose
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of OtolaryngologyAll India Institute of Medical SciencesNew Delhi
  2. 2.Department of PathologyAll India Institute of Medical SciencesNew Delhi

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