A Rare Primary Leiomyosarcoma of the Parotid Gland: A Case Report and Literature Review


A sarcoma refers to a broad group of tumors that originate in the bone or soft tissue. This report describes the tenth case of a salivary gland leiomyosarcoma to be reported in English literature. A 68-year-old female presented with a left facial mass which was removed surgically and found to be a leiomyosarcoma upon analysis.

Yue L, Qazi M, Kiplagat K, Baik F, Khorsandi A, Brandwein-Weber M, Urken M

American Journal of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Medicine and Surgery 2018

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