Congenital pleomorphic adenoma of the nasopharynx (report of a case)

J Laryngol Otol. 1985 Dec;99(12):1281-7. doi: 10.1017/s0022215100098546.


A case of congenital salivary gland tumour occurring in the nasopharynx is reported. Congenital neoplasms of the head and neck (of any histological type) and congenital tumours of the nasopharynx are discussed and the literature is reviewed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adenoma, Pleomorphic / congenital*
  • Adenoma, Pleomorphic / pathology
  • Adenoma, Pleomorphic / surgery
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Male
  • Nasopharyngeal Neoplasms / congenital*
  • Nasopharyngeal Neoplasms / pathology
  • Nasopharyngeal Neoplasms / surgery