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Rhabdomyosarcoma of the Parotid Region in a Child

Bushra Abdulhakeem1 Larhrabli Ibtissam1* Youssef Oukessou1 Sami Rouadi1 Redallah Larbi Abada1 Mohamed Roubal1 Mohamed Mahtar1
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1 ENT Head and Neck Surgery Department, Ibn Rochd University Hospital, Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy, Hassan II University, Casablanca, Morocco.
CP 2023, 5(2), 2483
Submitted: 6 February 2023 | Accepted: 10 April 2023 | Published: 25 April 2023
© 2023 by the Author(s). This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License ( )

Idiopathic granulomatous mastitis is a chronic granulomatous disease of the breast with unknown etiology. Clinical features of idiopathic granulomatous mastitis overlap with features of carcinoma breast. Fine needle aspiration cytology may be misleading in few cases. However confirmatory diagnosis is made from the core needle biopsy or excision biopsy. Steroids and immunosuppressive medications are the primary modality of the treatment. Surgery is the better option for patient who is fails to respond with steroid or immunosuppressive treatment. Surgery will remove the disease pathology and some times it may also remove invasive carcinoma which may occur concurrently with IGM.

Idiopathic granulomatous mastitis
Carcinoma breast
Breast abscess
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