Oral cavity
Minor salivary gland tumors / lesions
Myoepithelioma

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 27 April 2018, last major update November 2013

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PubMed Search: Myoepithelioma minor salivary glands

Cite this page: Pernick, N. Myoepithelioma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/oralcavitymyoepithelioma.html. Accessed August 17th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Hard palate tumor; benign behavior
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Solid pattern of hyaline or plasmacytoid cells with mild nuclear pleomorphism
Differential diagnosis