Table 4

The numbers and percentages of polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinomas in malignant minor salivary gland tumors by continent as described in the studies included in this review as described in the studies included in this review
Continent MMSGTs PLGA PLGA/MMSGTs
n % n % %
 Africa 178 2.6% 14 3.2% 7.9%
America 1,668 24.2% 115 26.7% 6.9%
 Asia 3,702 53.7% 144 33.4% 3.9%
Europe 1,313 19.1% 152 35.3% 11.6%
Oceania 30 0.4% 6 1.4% 20.0%
 Total 6,891 100.0 431 100.0 6.3

MMSGTs: malignant minor salivary gland tumors; PLGA: polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma.

de Araujo et al.

de Araujo et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2013 8:6   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-8-6

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