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Table 1 Clinical details of 7 patients with parotid gland branchial cysts

From: Branchial cysts within the parotid salivary gland

Case Age Sex Size (cm) Location Progression FN involvement ↑size with infection Pain
1 79 F 2*2*1 L lower pole 10 weeks No No No
2 62 F 3*2*1 L lower pole 6 weeks No No No
3 88 F 1.5*1*15 R lower pole 4 weeks No No No
4 37 M 2*3*2 L lower pole 3 weeks No Yes Yes
5 63 M 25*2*2.5 R lower pole 12 weeks Yes Yes No
6 68 F 2.3*1.3 L intra parotid 8 weeks No No No
7 35 F 2.0 diameter R superficial lobe 4 weeks No Yes Yes