Melanotic oncocytic metaplasia of the nasopharynx

I. Wei Chang, Chih Chun Wang, Kai Wen Liu, Chun Hui Lan, Chih Hsin Hung

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We report a rare case of melanotic oncocytic metaplasia of the nasopharynx in a 63-year-old man, presenting as several black nodules up to several millimeters at the nasopharynx. It is a benign mimicker of malignant melanoma.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)162-164
Number of pages3
JournalPolish Journal of Pathology
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2014
Externally publishedYes


  • Melanotic
  • Nasopharynx
  • Oncocytic metaplasia

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine


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