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Sialolithiasis of minor salivary glands.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1510906     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Sialolithiasis of minor salivary glands is generally considered to be extremely rare. Reports of seven cases are presented. A review of the literature suggests that the condition is not as uncommon as previously considered, and that definitive histopathological diagnosis of lip swellings should be obtained due to the incidence of labial pleomorphic adenoma and the possibility of the clinical misdiagnosis with sialolithiasis.
Authors:
V Ho; W J Currie; A Walker
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The British journal of oral & maxillofacial surgery     Volume:  30     ISSN:  0266-4356     ISO Abbreviation:  Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg     Publication Date:  1992 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1992-09-29     Completed Date:  1992-09-29     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8405235     Medline TA:  Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg     Country:  SCOTLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  273-5     Citation Subset:  D; IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, St Luke's Hospital, Bradford.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Aged
Female
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Salivary Gland Calculi / pathology*
Salivary Glands, Minor / pathology*

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