Oncocytic mucoepidermoid carcinoma: clinicopathologic description in a series of 12 cases.
Mucoepidermoid carcinoma (MEC) is the most common salivary gland malignancy. Oncocytic MEC (OMEC) has been rarely reported with previous cases suggesting they are largely cystic low-grade neoplasms with a favorable prognosis. The differential diagnosis of OMEC includes numerous oncocytic/"oncocytoid" neoplasms. Some are benign while others are aggressive. Recent evidence suggests that p63 is a reliable marker in the diagnosis of conventional MEC but has not been explored in OMEC. We searched ...Expand abstract
- Publication status:
- Publisher copy:
- Copyright date:
Views and Downloads
If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record