Warthin’s Tumor

  • Joaquín J. García


Warthin’s tumor affects primarily adults and presents at a mean age of approximately 60 years. Women are involved less than men. The majority of cases involve the parotid gland, presenting as single or multiple masses. Warthin’s tumor may be well-circumscribed or multinodular, comprised of multiple cell types (columnar and cuboidal), and exhibit a variety of architectural patterns (solid, cystic, and papillary) (Figs. 28.1, 28.2, 28.3, 28.4, 28.5, 28.6, 28.7, 28.8, 28.9, 28.10, 28.11, 28.12, 28.13, 28.14, 28.15, 28.16, 28.17, 28.18 and 28.19).


Adenolymphoma Cystadenolymphoma Papillary cystadenoma lymphomatosum 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Joaquín J. García
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  1. 1.Mayo Clinic School of Medicine, Department of Laboratory Medicine & PathologyMayo Clinic RochesterRochesterUSA

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