Metastatic ductal carcinoma of the parotid gland in a patient with sarcoidosis.
A 38-year-old man with a history of sarcoidosis and ductal carcinoma of the parotid had metastasis to the pleura and skin. This skin metastasis resembled carcinoma of the breast. There is a possibility of sarcoidosis with its depressed cellular immunity predisposing to malignancy.
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Pollock, J. L., & Catalano, E. (1979). Metastatic ductal carcinoma of the parotid gland in a patient with sarcoidosis. Archives of dermatology, 115(9), 1098–1099.
Medicine and Health Sciences
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine