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Sialoblastoma- long-term follow-up and remission for a rare salivary malignancy

Montefiore Medical Center, New York, NY
Rare tumors 04/2011; 3(2):e13. DOI: 10.4081/rt.2011.e13
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ABSTRACT Sialoblastoma is a rare salivary neoplasm which presents either congenitally or during early infancy. It was originally considered a benign neoplasm, however a number of reported cases have documented locoregional recurrence and distant metastases. Currently, there is no consensus on the appropriate treatment for this neoplasm. We report on long term follow-up of a patient with metastatic sialoblastoma, and a brief discussion of the possible treatment modalities currently being considered.

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