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Leiomyoma is a benign tumor that originates from smooth
muscle cell. The most common sites are the uterus, gastrointestinal tract & skin. Leiomyoma is a relatively uncommon smooth muscle tumor rarely found in the head and neck. Enzinger and Weiss (1995), analyzed a total of 7748 leiomyomas, 95% of the tumors occurred in the female genitalia (uterus), 3% in the skin, 0.9% in the gastrointestinal tract and the remainder at various sites including skull base.