Approximately 80% of these tumors are either carotid body tumors or glomus jugulare tumors.
What does CBT stand for?
CBT stands for Carotid Body Tumors
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The majority were again carotid body tumors, at 60% of head and neck paragangliomas in this particular series (10).
Introduction Carotid body tumors are rare, benign, vascular, slow growing and invasive to adjacent structures.
Discussion Intravagal paragangliomas can usually be differentiated from carotid body tumors by the site of origin.
Carotid body tumors are benign masses that arise from the neural crest-derived paraganglia of the autonomic nervous system.
Of all the paragangliomas in the head and neck, carotid body tumors are the most common.