Primary rhinosporidiosis of parotid duct

Authors

  • Ritam Ray Senior Resident, Department of ENT, Burdwan Medical College, West Bengal
  • Rajib Kumar Mondal Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, B S Medical College, Bankura, West Bengal
  • Kingshuk Bose Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, B S Medical College, Bankura, West Bengal
  • Koushik Dewan MD Pathology Postgraduate trainee, Department of Pathology, Calcutta Medical College, 88 College Street, Kolkata, West Bengal
  • Himel Bera MD Pathology Postgraduate trainee, Department of Pathology, Calcutta Medical College, 88 College Street, Kolkata, West Bengal
  • Ganesh Chandra Gayen RMO-cum-Clinical Tutor, Department of ENT, Burdwan Medical College, West Bengal

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.3329/bjo.v18i2.12021

Keywords:

Parotid gland, Rhinosporidiosis, Granulomatous disease

Abstract

Introduction: Rhinosporidiosis is a chronic granulomatous disease. It is commonly seen in Southern Asia specially in India, Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka and mainly involves the mucosa of the nasal cavity.

Case report: We report here an unique case of parotid duct rhinosporidiosis which was incidentally diagnosed by histopathological examination in a 26-year-old male.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3329/bjo.v18i2.12021

Bangladesh J Otorhinolaryngol 2012; 18(2): 212-214

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Published

2012-11-24

How to Cite

Ray, R., Mondal, R. K., Bose, K., Dewan, K., Bera, H., & Gayen, G. C. (2012). Primary rhinosporidiosis of parotid duct. Bangladesh Journal of Otorhinolaryngology, 18(2), 212–214. https://doi.org/10.3329/bjo.v18i2.12021

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Case Reports