Mass involving retromolar trigone in a geriatric lady-diagnostic dilemma

A.S. Date, G. Venkateshwar, T. Pereira, N. Borkhade

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, D.Y. Patil School of Dentistry, Navi Mumbai, India

Polymorphous low grade adenocarcinoma (PLGA) is rarely encountered in routine clinical practice. Our patient, 78 year old lady presented with complaint of ill-fitting denture owing to soft tissue mass in retro-molar trigone. she had undergone multiple surgeries for thyroid malignancy. Thus, PGLA was a surprise diagnosis in this case. The differential diagnosis and subsequent clinical course are discussed in the following manuscript.

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