Papillary Carcinoma of Stensen’s Duct with Intestinal Differentiation

  • Mohamed E. Mostafa
  • Amrou Abdelkader
  • Mario Scarpinato
  • Michael E. Stadler
  • Bryan C. Hunt
  • Tamara Giorgadze
Case Report


Stensen’s duct carcinoma (StDC) is an extremely rare neoplasm, with fewer than 40 cases reported in the literature. We report a unique case of primary StDC with papillary features and intestinal differentiation of a 74-year-old male. We discuss the radiologic and pathologic correlation along with the differential diagnosis of this rare entity.


Stensen’s duct Parotid gland Carcinoma Intestinal differentiation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mohamed E. Mostafa
    • 1
  • Amrou Abdelkader
    • 1
  • Mario Scarpinato
    • 2
  • Michael E. Stadler
    • 2
  • Bryan C. Hunt
    • 1
  • Tamara Giorgadze
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PathologyMedical College of WisconsinMilwaukeeUSA
  2. 2.Division of Head and Neck Surgical Oncology and Reconstruction, Department of OtolaryngologyMedical College of WisconsinMilwaukeeUSA

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