Figure 2 : Computed tomography scan and gross specimen of right base of tongue mucoepidermoid carcinoma.

(A) Asymmetry of the right tonsillolingual sulcus concerning for Neoplasia can be appreciated. Two masses measuring 3.6x3.3x3.0 cm and 3.0x2.4x2.5 cm are seen in the right neck at levels IIA and IIB. Mass effect from these lesions caused compression of the right jugular vein.
(B) A pale, exophytic mass of the right base of tongue was appreciated with direct laryngoscopy.

Lawlor et al.Journal of Cancer Therapeutics and Research  2015 4:1DOI : 10.7243/2049-7962-4-1