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59 years old male was admitted in Government Rajaji Hospital Madurai with the complaints of swelling of the right side of neck for 2 years duration. On evaluation he was found to have lipoma of Right patotid gland lipoma involving both superficial and deep lobes. After completing necessary investigations, it was decided to excise the tumor by total parotidectomy. Post operatively patient is uneventful.


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