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Metastatic hepatocellular carcinoma to the parotid gland: Case report and review of the literature

OPEN International journal of surgery case reports | 6 Nov 2012

YD Yu, DS Kim, SW Jung, JH Lee, YS Chae and SO Suh
Abstract
Hepatocellular carcinoma, the most frequent primary hepatic tumor, metastasizes in more than 50% of cases. However, parotid gland metastatic HCCs are very uncommon. We report a patient in whom the finding of a left parotid mass revealed metastatic HCC.
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Hepatitis C, Warthin's tumor, Cirrhosis, Lung cancer, Parotid gland, Oncology, Hepatocellular carcinoma, Cancer
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