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Italian Journal of Maxillofacial Surgery 2013 August;24(2):97-9

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Renal carcinoma metastasizing to parotid gland: a case report

Terenzi V., Ricciardi I., Rajabtork Zadeh O., Bartoli V., Della Monaca M., Cassoni A., Battisti A., Valentini V.

Maxillo-Facial Surg. Dept, Policlinico Umberto I “Sapienza” University of Rome, Rome, Italy


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Parotid metastasis from non cutaneous head and neck tumors are uncommon. In particular, metastasis from primary renal neoplasm are extremely rare. We describe the case of a 73-year-old man with a medical history of chronic lymphatic leukemia and a total right nephrectomy for clear cell renal carcinoma presenting a growing mass in the right parotid gland. Conservative parotidectomy was performed.

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