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Year : 2008  |  Volume : 45  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 176--178

Ductal adenocarcinoma of ventral surface of the tongue: An unusual presentation

R Halli1, R Kini1, S Bither2 
1 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Rural Dental College, Loni Bk - 413 736, Maharashtra, India
2 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Christian Dental College, Ludhiana - 141 008, Punjab, India

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S Bither
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Christian Dental College, Ludhiana - 141 008, Punjab
India

There are very few cases reported of adenocarcinoma of the tongue. We report an unusual case of a 60-year-old female having a large, pedunculated ductal adenocarcinoma that had arisen from ventral surface of the tongue. The lesion was managed by surgery.


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Halli R, Kini R, Bither S. Ductal adenocarcinoma of ventral surface of the tongue: An unusual presentation.Indian J Cancer 2008;45:176-178


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Halli R, Kini R, Bither S. Ductal adenocarcinoma of ventral surface of the tongue: An unusual presentation. Indian J Cancer [serial online] 2008 [cited 2022 Jan 29 ];45:176-178
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