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Parapharyngeal lipoma extending to skull base: a case report and review of the literature.
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PMID:  16145594     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Lipomas in the head and neck region usually occur in the immediate subcutaneous tissue. They are extremely rare in the parapharyngeal space. A rare case of a right parapharyngeal space lipoma extending to skull base in an 18-year-old male is reported. The literature is reviewed and the characteristics of disease are discussed.
Authors:
Cagatay Han Ulku; Yavuz Uyar
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Skull base : official journal of North American Skull Base Society ... [et al.]     Volume:  14     ISSN:  1531-5010     ISO Abbreviation:  Skull Base     Publication Date:  2004 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2005-09-07     Completed Date:  2005-10-20     Revised Date:  2009-11-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101090660     Medline TA:  Skull Base     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  121-5; discussion 125     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Selcuk University School of Medicine, Meram, Konya, Turkey. chanulku@yahoo.com
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