Malignant mixed salivary tumors are rare, accounting for 2%-10% of all mixed salivary tumors. Rarer still are metastasis from a malignant mixed salivary tumor. A case of malignant mixed salivary tumor occurring in the parotid gland and presenting as a parapharyngeal mass; with asymptomatic multiple bony metastasis is presented with a brief review of literature.
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