Differential Diagnostics of a Tonsillar Lymphoangiomatous Polyp

Authors

  • Stella Garvie Department of Ear, Nose and Throat, Kettering General Hospital, Kettering, NN16 8UZ, United Kingdom.
  • Omar Qassid Kettering General Hospital, Department of Cellular Pathology, Kettering, NN16 8UZ, United Kingdom.
  • Georgia Karachristou Kettering General Hospital, Department of Ear, Nose and Throat, Kettering, NN16 8UZ, United Kingdom.

Keywords:

Polyp, Lymphoangiomatous polyp, Reactive polyp, Tonsillar polyp, Benign tonsillar mass, Retinoblastoma

Abstract

An overview of a rare clinical case of a tonsillar lymphoangiomatous polyp in a patient with a history of retinoblastoma. A sample
of tonsillar tissue was taken for histological review and appropriate stainings applied to establish the aetiology of the condition and exclude certain malignancies.

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Published

2022-04-05

How to Cite

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Garvie S, Qassid O, Karachristou G. Differential Diagnostics of a Tonsillar Lymphoangiomatous Polyp. Nat J Health Sci [Internet]. 2022Apr.5 [cited 2024May29];6(4):180-2. Available from: https://ojs.njhsciences.com/index.php/njhs/article/view/235

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Case Report