Cite this page: Pernick, N. Salivary gland anlage tumor. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/nasalsalivaryglandanlage.html. Accessed October 19th, 2018.
Definition / general
- Polypoid lesion of nasopharynx, presents at / near birth with respiratory distress
- Benign but may be life threatening due to location
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Biphasic pattern of peripheral squamous nests and duct-like lesions that blend into solid nodules centrally with focal cysts