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2011, Volume 27, Number 1, Page(s) 073-076     
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DOI: 10.5146/tjpath.2010.01049
Pleomorphic Adenoma of the Upper Lip
Ülkü KÜÇÜK1, Serdar TAN2
1Departments of Pathology, M.H. Kütahya State Hospital, KÜTAHYA, TURKEY
2Departments of Otolaryngology, M.H. Kütahya State Hospital, KÜTAHYA, TURKEY
Keywords: Pleomorphic adenoma, Lip, Salivary gland neoplasms, Head and neck neoplasms

Pleomorphic adenoma is the most common neoplasm of the salivary glands and is most commonly located in the parotis followed by the submandibular glands. Its localization in the minor salivary glands is mostly reported in the palate. Few publications report pleomorphic adenoma cases located in the lip.

We present a 35-year-old male patient with a pleomorphic adenoma located in the upper lip.

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