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Inflammatory Pseudotumor of Premaxillary Subcutaneous Tissue

Sujata A Gawai, Kalpana R Kumar, Vaishali S Sangole, Suman P Rao, Divya A George

Keywords : Inflammatory pseudotumor,Plasma cell granuloma

Citation Information : Gawai SA, Kumar KR, Sangole VS, Rao SP, George DA. Inflammatory Pseudotumor of Premaxillary Subcutaneous Tissue. Int J Otorhinolaryngol Clin 2011; 3 (2):110-112.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10003-1066

Published Online: 00-08-2011

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2011; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Inflammatory pseudotumor also known as plasma cell granuloma is a space occupying lesion which occurs in wide variety of somatic tissue and visceral organs, including lungs, liver, thyroid and many other organs. Recently, it has been described in the major salivary glands and buccal tissue in children.1 We have described here the clinical, radiological and histological findings of inflammatory pseudotumor in premaxillary subcutaneous tissue in an adult, which is a rare site.


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