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140 Possible Causes for Tonsillar Mass

  • Peritonsillar Abscess

    Quinsy abscess Needle aspiration: All such patients require needle aspiration of the tonsillar mass and cultures.[smartypance.com] All such patients require needle aspiration of the tonsillar mass and cultures. Aspiration of pus differentiates abscess from cellulitis.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Tonsillar Abscess

    Quinsy abscess Needle aspiration: All such patients require needle aspiration of the tonsillar mass and cultures.[smartypance.com]

  • Carcinoma of the Tonsil

    Here, we present a case report of a pedunculated tonsillar mass in a nearly asymptomatic patient that was present for 2 years prior to removal.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 67-year-old Hispanic woman was discovered to have an asymptomatic right tonsillar mass on routine clinic visit that revealed HCCC on biopsy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A biopsy of the tonsillar mass was performed and histologic examination revealed small round to oval tumor cells were arranged in cords or nests, containing hyperchromatic[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Oropharyngeal Carcinoma

    General Information About Oropharyngeal Cancer Key Points Oropharyngeal cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the oropharynx. Smoking or being infected with human papillomavirus can increase the risk of oropharyngeal cancer. Signs and symptoms of oropharyngeal cancer include[…][cancer.gov]

  • Parapharyngeal Abscess

    Deep neck abscesses are life-threatening conditions, in early stages preferably treated by intravenous antibiotic therapy; in advanced stages, surgical drainage is mandatory. We report two cases of retro-parapharyngeal abscess with prevalent retronasopharyngeal extension in two men aged 60 and 82, both of whom[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Burkitt Lymphoma

    Aiuto Da Wikimedia Commons, l'archivio di file multimediali liberi Jump to navigation Jump to search linfoma di Burkitt mature B-cell neoplasm of B-cells found in the germinal center Carica un file multimediale Wikipedia Istanza di malattia Sottoclasse di mature B-cell neoplasm Prende il nome da Denis Parsons Burkitt[…][commons.wikimedia.org]

  • Tonsillar Lymphoepithelioma

    The patient presented with a tonsillar mass that was confirmed on biopsy to be lymphoepithelioma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract We report a case of unilateral tonsillar lymphoepithelioma with extension into the ipsilateral parapharyngeal space, and we review the clinical, histologic, and radiographic[entjournal.com] Article in English MEDLINE ID: mdl-18217381 We report a case of unilateral tonsillar lymphoepithelioma with extension into the ipsilateral parapharyngeal space, and we review[pesquisa.bvsalud.org]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Consultations Airway obstruction from epiglottitis, tonsillar hypertrophy, peritonsillar abscess, retropharyngeal abscess, or other causes of an obstructive mass requires[emedicine.medscape.com] Sleep apnea associated with tonsillar hypertrophy may also prompt surgical consultation.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Tonsillitis

    Summary Tonsillitis is an infection of the tonsils, the small masses of lymphatic tissue at the back of the throat.[health24.com] Tonsillitis is usually not serious, unless a tonsillar abscess – a collection of pus behind the tonsils – develops.[health24.com]

  • Bronchial Adenocarcinoma

    The tonsillar mass and jugular lymphadenopathy disappeared after external radiotherapy (50 Gy).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Four months after surgery, a mass arising from the lingual tonsil was noted at the root of the tongue and was pathologically diagnosed as metastasis from lung cancer.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient is alive without recurrence more than 8 years after treatment for tonsillar metastasis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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