Salivary colic | definition of salivary colic by Medical dictionary
periodic attacks of pain in the region of a salivary duct or gland, accompanied by an acute swelling of the gland, occurring in cases of salivary calculus.
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Recurrent episodes of salivary colic
with pain and swelling at mealtimes are the common symptoms of salivary calculi.
Giant salivary calculi are rare, yet most cases present with the classical picture of salivary colic