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Incidentally Diagnosed Asymptomatic Pneumoparotid

Kim HY, Park KS, Jung SH, Lee DH

  • Korean J Head Neck Oncol.
  • 2019 Nov;35(2):81-83.
  • doi: 10.21593/kjhno/2019.35.2.81
Pneumoparotid is a rare cause of parotid gland swelling, and is caused by retrograde air reflux from the oral cavity, into the parotid gland via Stensen's duct. Most patients complained...
A Case of Multifocal Primary Cutaneous Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma Managed without Surgical Treatment

Lim J, Park E, Eun S

  • Korean J Head Neck Oncol.
  • 2019 Nov;35(2):77-80.
  • doi: 10.21593/kjhno/2019.35.2.77
Primary cutaneous anaplastic large cell lymphoma (C-ALCL) is rare among skin malignancies. C-ALCL usually manifests as reddish or violet nodules. Surgical excision or radiation therapy is generally considered as first-line...
A Case of Laryngeal Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumor

Park SG, Kim Y, Woong JH, Song CM

  • Korean J Head Neck Oncol.
  • 2019 Nov;35(2):71-75.
  • doi: 10.21593/kjhno/2019.35.2.71
Inflammatory myofibrolastic tumor (IMT) is a rare borderline neoplasm. It frequently occurs in the lung but occasionally occurs in extrapulmonary sites such as the genitourinary tract, gastrointestinal tract, breast, salivary...
A Case of Multiple Posterior Cervical Ganglioneuromas in Elderly Patient

Lim SH, Kim MA, Kim SW

  • Korean J Head Neck Oncol.
  • 2019 Nov;35(2):67-70.
  • doi: 10.21593/kjhno/2019.35.2.67
Ganglioneuroma (GN) is benign neurogenic tumor arising from ganglia of the sympathetic nervous system. They are mostly found at posterior mediastinum, retroperitoneum, and adrenal gland, whereas only 1–5% occurred in...
A Case of Mucinous Gland Adenomatoid Hamartoma Originated from Submental Space

Kim SW, Lee SM, Lee KH, Park KJ, Park HS

  • Korean J Head Neck Oncol.
  • 2019 Nov;35(2):61-65.
  • doi: 10.21593/kjhno/2019.35.2.61
Hamartomas are non-neoplastic malformations or congenital errors of tissue development. Hamartoma is composed by an excessive growth of mature tissue present in wrong proportions and abnormal arrangements. The lesion usually...
A Case of Parotid Abscess and Chest Wall Inflammation Induced by Giant Warthin's Tumor

Lim SH, Koo BM, Baeg MS, Kim SW

  • Korean J Head Neck Oncol.
  • 2019 Nov;35(2):57-60.
  • doi: 10.21593/kjhno/2019.35.2.57
Warthin's tumor (WT) is second most common neoplasm in the parotid gland and it can be accompanied by inflammation and necrosis. The chest wall inflammation may present a rapid and...
Pharyngocutaneous Fistula which Occurred During Postoperative Radiotherapy in Larynx Cancer Patient with Dementia

Kim JJ, Kang JY, Choi IJ, Lee MC

  • Korean J Head Neck Oncol.
  • 2019 Nov;35(2):51-55.
  • doi: 10.21593/kjhno/2019.35.2.51
Pharyngocutaneous fistula is a relatively common, but serious complication after pharyngeal or laryngeal cancer surgery. It can cause wound infection, longer hospitalization period and sometimes carotid artery rupture which can...
A Case of Large Cell Neuroendocrine Carcinoma of the Maxillary Sinus

Lee YJ, Jeong JH, Oh YH, Ji YB

  • Korean J Head Neck Oncol.
  • 2019 Nov;35(2):45-49.
  • doi: 10.21593/kjhno/2019.35.2.45
Large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma is a rare epithelial neuroendocrine malignancy and is preferentially located in gastrointestinal tract and pancreas. Cases of large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma have been reported in many...
A Case of an Isolated Peripheral Giant Cell Granuloma in the Parotid Gland

Kim SJ, Yun JH, Park S, Kim HS

  • Korean J Head Neck Oncol.
  • 2019 Nov;35(2):39-43.
  • doi: 10.21593/kjhno/2019.35.2.39
Peripheral giant cell granuloma (PGCG) is an benign non-neoplastic lesion most commonly occurring in oral cavity but extraoral PGCG is extremely rare. Recently, we experienced a case of an isolated...
A Case of Oncocytic Lipoadenoma Arising in the Submandibular Gland

Lee BS, Lee JK, Jang SK, Seo KH, Kim JH, Bang H, Lee DJ

  • Korean J Head Neck Oncol.
  • 2019 Nov;35(2):35-38.
  • doi: 10.21593/kjhno/2019.35.2.35
Oncocytic lipoadenoma is a rare salivary gland tumor composed of adipose tissue and oncocytic epithelial cells in varied proportions. We report a case of an oncocytic lipoadenoma of the submandibular...
A Case of Lemierre's Syndrome, Misdiagnosed as a Simple Deep Neck Infection on Initial Ultrasonography Followed by an Abscess Aspiration Trial

Lee DY, Kim SB, Ban MJ

  • Korean J Head Neck Oncol.
  • 2019 Nov;35(2):31-34.
  • doi: 10.21593/kjhno/2019.35.2.31
Lemierre's syndrome is rare disease characterized by anaerobic sepsis, internal jugular vein thrombosis, septic emboli that resulted from head and neck infection. Lemierre's syndrome has significant morbidity, so immediate, accurate...
Parathyroid Adenoma Causing Spontaneous Cervical Hematoma: A Case Report and Review of Literature

Shin TH, Park SS, Won CS, Kim MK, Kim MS

  • Korean J Head Neck Oncol.
  • 2019 Nov;35(2):27-30.
  • doi: 10.21593/kjhno/2019.35.2.27
Parathyroid adenoma can cause extracapsular bleeding. In 1934, Capps first reported a case of massive hemorrhage secondary to rupture of a parathyroid adenoma. Recently, we experienced a 73-year-old female presented...
Anti-cancer Activity of Paclitaxel, Lenvatinib and Radiation Combination Therapy on Anaplastic Thyroid Cancer in Vitro and in Vivo

Jun S, Kim SY, Kim SM, Park KC, Kim HJ, Chang HJ, Lee YS, Chang HS, Park CS

  • Korean J Head Neck Oncol.
  • 2019 Nov;35(2):19-25.
  • doi: 10.21593/kjhno/2019.35.2.19
BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES: Although anaplastic thyroid carcinoma (ATC) is rare, it is one of the deadliest forms of thyroid cancer. The fatality rate for ATC is high, and the survival rate at...
The Cause of Cervical Lymph Node Recurrence after the Initial Surgery of Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma

Kim HK, Ha EJ, Lee I, Lee J, Soh EY

  • Korean J Head Neck Oncol.
  • 2019 Nov;35(2):11-17.
  • doi: 10.21593/kjhno/2019.35.2.11
BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES: Papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) has generally an indolent character with a good prognosis. However, recurrence remains a major concern for the patients during their lifetime. Despite the slowly progressing...
Highlights for the 2019 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting

Lee YG

  • Korean J Head Neck Oncol.
  • 2019 Nov;35(2):1-10.
  • doi: 10.21593/kjhno/2019.35.2.1
The 2019 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting, which took place May 31-June 4 in Chicago, drew more than 32,000 oncology specialists from around the world. The theme...

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