salivary gland disease


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Related to salivary gland disease: sialolithiasis, salivary gland cancer, Salivary gland disorder

sal·i·var·y gland dis·ease

disorder of salivary glands; that is, Sjögren syndrome.

salivary gland disease

A highly nonspecific term for any benign, malignant, inflammatory or infectious condition affecting the salivary glands.
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The value in distinguishing 4 groups using the Greenspan and Daniels method[31,32] with respect to HIV-associated salivary gland disease is unclear, since group IV is assigned when evidence of "viral infection or other disease is present.
The division's initial six practice areas of focus are soft tissue repair, salivary gland disease, chronic sinusitis, interventional airway procedures, vocal cord paralysis and obstructive sleep apnea.
1] Oral candidiasis, aphthous-like ulcerations, periodontal infections, salivary gland diseases, various malignancies and numerous viral opportunistic infections have been described in the oral cavity of HIV-infected patients.
Diagnostic pitfalls in benign and malignant salivary gland diseases.
Digital subtraction sialography, conventional sialography, high-resolution ultrasonography and computed tomography in the diagnosis of salivary gland diseases.
This atlas provides a comprehensive outline of all but the very rarest salivary gland diseases, detailing the most common benign and malignant tumors with their radiological, cytopathological, and histological features.