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Table 1 Clinical Features of IMT Cases in the tonsil

From: Etiology analysis and computed tomography imaging of a tonsillar inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor: report of an immunocompetent patient and brief review

Author Age/sex past history Symptom Size (cm) Duration Treatment Follow-up
Present 51/F no past medical history of note A progressive enlarged mass in the left tonsil 2.6 × 1.8 3 yrs Tonsillectomy
3 m, NED
et al (2011)12
10/F no past medical history of note pain in the neck region, cough with vomiting, dyspnoea and dyslexia 5.2 × 2.4 × 1.5 11 m Bilateral tonsillectomy
(lesion in the left tosil)
et al (2010)13
28/F pregnant woman sore throat, fever and malaise NA 10-day CO2 laser
13 m, NED
Gangopadhyay et al (1997)14 41/M chronic renal failure received a cadaveric renal transplant, HCV+, prednisone, azathioprine, enalapril cyclosporine since renal transplant. lump in the throat, odynophagia 2 × 2 × 2 2 m Tonsillectomy
10 m, NED
Newman et al
62/F Asthma, retroperitoneal fibrosis,
odynphagia 3.5 × 2.5 × 2 2 m Tonsillectomy
16 m, NED
et al (1984)16
63/M no past medical history of note an enlarged right tonsil 2.5 × 1.5 × 1 NA Tonsillectomy
  1. NA not available; NED no evidence of disease.