Acinic cell carcinoma of the parotid gland in a child

Antje Halbach, Thomas Adamiak, Jürgen Knolle & Stephan Knipping
Introduction: Salivary gland tumors account for about 5% of all tumors of the head and neck region. The peak incidence is in the 5th–7th decade of life. Most salivary gland tumors of the parotid gland are benign. Children are affected rarely, but in most cases there are malignant tumors.[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]