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WHO Classification of Tumours
Salivary glands


A rare, congenital or perinatal, aggressive and potentially low-grade malignant, basaloid neoplasm that occurs in the major salivary glands. It typically presents as a mass over the angle of the mandible. Most involve the parotid gland
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Barnes L, Eveson JW, Reichart P, Sidransky D (Eds.)
World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Head and Neck Tumours.
3rd Edition
IARC Press: Lyon 2005