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There are many types of salivary gland tumors. Doctors classify the subtype of salivary gland tumor by looking at tumor cells under a microscope, called a histologic evaluation. Your doctor can provide more information regarding your specific diagnosis.
Benign tumor subtypes
Pleomorphic adenoma (benign mixed tumor)
Papillary cystadenoma-lymphomatosum (Warthin’s tumor)