Vascular malformation of the parotid gland: a rare case report

Chisel Bhatia, Satish Dalal, Vundavalli Sattibabu, Jagat P. Beniwal


Vascular malformation of the parotid gland is an extremely rare condition with very few reported cases in the literature. Here we report a case of a 55 years old, female who presented with the complaint of swelling in the right parotid region for one year. Imaging revealed a vascular malformation involving the superficial lobe of the right parotid gland. Superficial Parotidectomy was done and histopathology was consistent with the diagnosis of vascular malformation of the parotid.


AV Malformation, Hemangioma, Parotid gland, Vascular malformation

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