Wharton's duct


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Related to Wharton's duct: Stensen's duct, sublingual duct, Bartholin's duct

Wharton's duct

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Wharton's ducts are longer and of larger calibre than parotid (Stenson's) ducts.
On bimanual examination, a firm fusiform mass was palpated along the course of Wharton's duct on the left; the mass was tender to palpation.
Complications associated with surgical excision are not uncommon; they include recurrence, tongue paresthesias, damage to Wharton's duct, wound dehiscence, bleeding, hematoma, and postoperative infection.

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