Ulcerated Swelling in the Cheek

  • Pranab Dey


In this chapter FNAC of an ulcerated swelling in the cheek of an elderly male is described.


Epithelial myoepithelial tumour Pleomorphic adenoma Myoepithelial tumour and adenoid cystic carcinoma 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pranab Dey
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  1. 1.Department of Cytology and Gynecologic PathologyPostgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER)ChandigarhIndia

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