Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumour of tonsil (fourth case in literature)

D. Sheetal, P. P. Devan, P. Manjunath, Sreekantha, T. G. Satish

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Abstract

Inflammatory myofibroblasts tumour (IMT) is a rare entity and has many synonyms. It can occur at many sites in body and is of unknown etiology. It is successfully managed by surgical technique. IMT of tonsil is extremely rare. To our knowledge, only three cases of IMT of tonsil are reported in English literature. We hereby report the fourth case of IMT of tonsil, clinical features, etiology, diagnosis and management.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)269-272
Number of pages4
JournalBiomedicine
Volume31
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 01-04-2011
Externally publishedYes

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)

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Sheetal, D., Devan, P. P., Manjunath, P., Sreekantha, & Satish, T. G. (2011). Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumour of tonsil (fourth case in literature). Biomedicine, 31(2), 269-272.