Journal of Cytology
Home About us Ahead of print Instructions Submission Subscribe Advertise Contact e-Alerts Login 
Users Online:1134
  Print this page  Email this page Small font sizeDefault font sizeIncrease font size
CASE REPORT
Year : 2007  |  Volume : 24  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 201-202

Cytological diagnosis of adenoid cystic carcinoma of the parotid metastatic to kidney and lung


Department of Pathology, GSVM Medical College, Kanpur-208002, Uttar Pradesh, India

Correspondence Address:
S Srivastava
Department of Pathology, GSVM Medical College, Kanpur-208002, Uttar Pradesh
India
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/0970-9371.41897

Rights and Permissions

Metastasis of adenoid cystic carcinoma to the kidney is rare. We present a case of a 50 year old male with complaints and radiological findings suggestive of renal cell carcinoma and lung deposits. However, fine needle aspiration was suggestive of adenoid cystic carcinoma metastatic deposits. It was later elicited that the patient had undergone surgery for parotid tumour seven years back which on histology was an adenoid cystic carcinoma. The case is being presented for its rarity.


[FULL TEXT] [PDF]*
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed3321    
    Printed141    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded162    
    Comments [Add]    
    Cited by others 1    

Recommend this journal