True malignant mixed tumor of parotid

Asim Qureshi*

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Carcinosarcoma is a rare malignant neoplasm of salivary glands that manifests both carcinomatous and sarcomatous components. Specimen of a recurrent parotid tumor of a 55-year-old male was received for histopathology. Diagnosis of a biphasic malignant neoplasm was made. Morphology and immunohistochemical profile were consistent with carcinosarcoma i.e. true malignant mixed tumor.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)697-698
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2007


  • Carcinosarcoma
  • Malignant
  • Pleomorphic adenoma

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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