HIV-Related Benign Lymphoepithelial Lesions

Bradley P. Thomas, MD; Curtis A. Wushensky, MD

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Appl Radiol. 2012;41(6):29-30. 

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Imaging Findings

Contrast computed tomography (CT) imaging of the neck revealed bilateral enlarged parotid and submandibular glands with multiple intraparenchymal cysts (Figures 1 and 2). Punctate calcifications were scattered within the parotid glands, but no intraductal stones were present. Pertinent associated findings included bilateral enlarged level 1 and 2 cervical lymph nodes (Figure 3).

Figure 1.

Contrast-enhanced CT reveals bilateral enlarged parotid glands containing multiple simple cysts and few scattered punctate calcifications.

Figure 2.

Contrast-enhanced CT image reveals multiple cysts within both submandibular glands with no associated calculi.

Figure 3.

Contrast-enhanced CT image shows bilateral enlarged level 1 and 2 lymph nodes.

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