Acta Scientific Otolaryngology (ASOL) (ISSN: 2582-5550)

Case Report Volume 3 Issue 10

Skin Metastasis from a Parotid Neoplasm

Eva Fuster Martín1*, Juan Sánchez Jiménez2 and Rocio Solórzano Mariscal3

1ENT Department, Hospital Regional Universitario de Málaga, Spain
2Maxillofacial Department, Hospital Universitario de Jaén, Spain
3Pathology Department, Hospital Universitario de Jerez, Cádiz, Spain

*Corresponding Author: Eva Fuster Martín, Sociedad Española de ORL (SEORL), European Academy of Otology and Neuro-Otology (EAONO), Málaga, Andalucía, Spain.

Received: August 18, 2021; Published: September 27, 2021


Salivary duct carcinomas are rare tumors known for their predominant location in the parotid gland, its aggressive behavior and high rate of recurrence. It resembles pathologically and immunophenotypically to high-grade ductal breast adenocarcinoma. This report presents an additional case of cutaneous metastasis from a salivary duct carcinoma of parotid gland. We have found thirteen more cases in the literature and we have noticed that every case follow a different treatment scheme. The limited number of cases reported in the literature make difficult to design a treatment protocol. However, new emerging clinical studies are comparing gene and protein expression levels between salivary duct carcinoma and breast carcinoma to identify future targeted therapy.

Keywords: Adenocarcinoma; Parotid Neoplasms; Neoplasm Metastasis; Skin Neoplasms


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Citation: Eva Fuster Martín., et al. “Skin Metastasis from a Parotid Neoplasm".Acta Scientific Otolaryngology 3.10 (2020): 80-85.


Copyright: © 2020 Eva Fuster Martín., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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