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Surgical treatment of salivary gland tumors.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2723851     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Two hundred fifteen patients (74.14%) with benign tumors and 75 patients (25.86%) with malignant tumors of the salivary glands were analyzed. One hundred eighty-five of these patients were followed for 1 to 20 years postoperatively. Of 150 benign tumors, recurrence was noted in 15 cases (9.75%). The 5-year recurrence rate was 7.82%. With the malignant tumors, recurrence was noted in 16 patients (51.6%). The 5-year recurrence rate was 27.75%.
Authors:
E Z Chang; W C Lee
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons     Volume:  47     ISSN:  0278-2391     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Oral Maxillofac. Surg.     Publication Date:  1989 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1989-06-28     Completed Date:  1989-06-28     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8206428     Medline TA:  J Oral Maxillofac Surg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  555-8     Citation Subset:  AIM; D; IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Oral Surgery, SouthWestern Hospital, Chungking, Szechuan, People's Republic of China.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Aged
Child
Child, Preschool
Female
Follow-Up Studies
Humans
Infant
Male
Salivary Gland Neoplasms / classification,  epidemiology,  surgery*

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