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Initial diagnosis of small lymphocytic lymphoma in parotidectomy for Warthin tumour, a rare collision tumour
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    First case of nodal marginal zone B-cell lymphoma arising of intraparotidal Warthin's tumour
    • Olivia ZIMMER
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      • Aude Bressenot, Nathalie Marcon, Claire Bastien, Francois Plenat, Karine Montagne

    Dear Editor

    Warthin tumor (WT) of the salivary gland (so called papillary cystadenoma lymphomatosum or adenolymphoma) is a benign neoplasm of the salivary gland epithelium with a proliferative epithelial component associated with a variably prominent stroma.[1] As reported by Saxena [1], histogenesis of this entity is very controversial. WT and malignant lymphoma are rarely associated, and most are examples of invo...

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