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11.04.2019 | Original Paper

Patterns of LC3A Autophagy Protein Expression in Keratoacanthomas

To investigate the expression patterns of autophagy marker light chain protein 3 (LC3A) in keratoacanthoma (KA). KAs are generally regarded as benign but malignant behavior, including rare metastases, may occur. 85 KAs were assessed for the LC3A …

10.04.2019 | Original Paper

Inter-observer Variability in the Diagnosis of Proliferative Verrucous Leukoplakia: Clinical Implications for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon Understanding: A Collaborative Pilot Study

The use of diverse terminology may lead to inconsistent diagnosis and subsequent mistreatment of lesions within the proliferative verrucous leukoplakia (PVL) spectrum. The objectives of this study were: (a) to measure inter-observer variability …

09.04.2019 | Original Paper

Schwannoma-Like Pleomorphic Adenoma: Two Cases and a Review of the Literature

Schwannoma-like pleomorphic adenoma is a rare variant of the common benign salivary neoplasm, pleomorphic adenoma. This entity’s cytomorphology closely mimics a schwannoma, potentially making a diagnosis of cytologic preparations or of surgical …

04.04.2019 | Case Report

Low-Grade Fibromyxoid Sarcoma of the External Auditory Canal: A Rare Pathology and Unusual Location

Low-grade fibromyxoid sarcoma (LGFMS) is an enigmatic soft tissue tumor. It frequently presents as a deeply seated mass in the proximal extremities and trunk. Superficial LGFMSs of the head and neck are exceedingly rare. Hyalinizing spindle cell …

01.04.2019 | Case Report

Salivary Duct Carcinoma of the Parotid Gland Originating from an Epithelial-Myoepithelial Carcinoma: Report of a Rare Case

Salivary duct carcinoma (SDC) is a high-grade carcinoma with poor prognosis, especially among various salivary carcinomas. In this study, we report a rare case of SDC of the parotid gland originating from an epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma …

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Head & Neck Pathology presents scholarly papers, reviews and symposia that cover the spectrum of human surgical pathology within the anatomic zones of the oral cavity, sinonasal tract, larynx, hypopharynx, salivary gland, ear and temporal bone, and neck.

The journal publishes rapid developments in new diagnostic criteria, intraoperative consultation, immunohistochemical studies, molecular techniques, genetic analyses, diagnostic aids, radiographic imaging, and application of uniform terminology to allow practitioners to continue to maintain and expand their knowledge in the subspecialty of head and neck pathology. Coverage of practical application to daily clinical practice is supported with proceedings and symposia from international societies and academies devoted to this field.

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