Tumor Glomus Carotídeo. 83 likes · 5 talking about this. Tumor carotídeo. Paragangliomas account for % of all neoplasms in the head and neck region, and about 80% of all paraganglioms are either carotid body tumors or glomus. Os tumores de corpo carotídeo são neoplasias derivadas de células paragangliônicas e .. Keywords: carotid body tumor, paraganglioma, carotid glomus tumor.

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Tumor de corpo carotídeo (paraganglioma): relato de dois casos submetidos a tratamento cirúrgico

A paciente foi submetida a cirurgia sob anestesia geral. Although most cervical paragangliomas e.

Carohideo presentation A year-old Turkish female patient presented with bilateral neck masses for 10 years, which had been increased in size for the last 6 months. The patient underwent imaging exams during the preoperative period. Thank you for updating your details.

Bilateral glomus tumor treated with PET-CT based conformal radiotherapy: a case report

Thank you for updating your details. Radiographics full text [ pubmed citation ] 4. ET gave advice on the work and BP helped in the interpretation of the data. This article reports the cases of two female patients diagnosed with this tumor who were treated surgically. Case 13 Case Case 3 Case 3. The patient was admitted to hospital and underwent examinations with color Doppler ultrasonography and computed tomography Figure 2which were suggestive of carotid body tumor and this diagnosis was later confirmed by arteriography Figure 3.


Surgery is the treatment of choice, bearing in mind the possibility of malignant transformation, peritumoral invasion and metastasis. Therapeutic advantages of minimalism in the skull base.

Patient was complaining about a moderate hearing loss and tinnitus on the left ear, and pain at the left side of the neck, besides no hoarseness, dysphagia, nasal obstruction and epistaxis were reported. Characteristically, the tumor can be moved side to side but not up or down, due to its location within the carotid sheath 1. Case 12 Case In patients for whom the risk of complications precludes surgery, radiotherapy may be considered None of the cases glomus carotideo vascular reconstruction.

This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Residual mass persisting after RT does not indicate treatment carotidfo. She had had a surgical biopsy of the left cervical region 4 months previously and referred with a diagnosis of carotid aneurysm. Synonyms or Alternate Spellings: Check for errors and try again. Radiotherapy has become a primary treatment modality for GT in patients with unresectable symptomatic tumors, and bilateral tumors, in which, a good local control and reasonable tumor shrinkage was achieved in our case.


Pathology Outlines – Glomus tumor

The value of MR angiography techniques in the detection of head and neck paragangliomas. The gloms component tends to be more significant with larger tumors. Growth of these tumor is in a number of directions. Contributed by Farres Obeidin, M.

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The patient underwent surgery under general anesthesia. For a full list of differentials see the article on jugular fossa masses. There were no intraoperative or post-operative cerebrovascular events.

Segundo Shamblin et al. Responsabilidade geral pelo estudo: Indium labelled octreotide accumulates in these tumours due to the presence of receptors for somatostatin, best visualized with SPECT, but requires the tumor to be greater than 1.

Board review question 1. A clinicopathologic analysis of the effects of radiotherapy. Glomus tumors are also referred to as chemodectomas or nonchromaffin paragangliomas.