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Figure 1: (a) Fine needle aspiration smear showing predominantly inflammatory cells with lack of epithelial component (Category I) (Papanicolaou 200×) (b) Follow-up histological examination showed low grade mucoepidermoid carcinoma (H and E 200×) (c) Aspirate showing benign salivary gland acini and variable mononuclear inflammatory cell infiltrate in the background. (Category II) (H and E 200×) (d) Follow-up histology revealed carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma with squamous cell carcinoma as the malignant

Figure 1: (a) Fine needle aspiration smear showing predominantly inflammatory cells with lack of epithelial component (Category I) (Papanicolaou 200×) (b) Follow-up histological examination showed low grade mucoepidermoid carcinoma (H and E 200×) (c) Aspirate showing benign salivary gland acini and variable mononuclear inflammatory cell infiltrate in the background. (Category II) (H and E 200×) (d) Follow-up histology revealed carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma with squamous cell carcinoma as the malignant