salivary gland disorder


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salivary gland disease

A highly nonspecific term for any benign, malignant, inflammatory or infectious condition affecting the salivary glands.

salivary gland disorder

Salivary gland disease ENT Any disorder that causes swelling or pain of the salivary glands. See Salivary duct stone, Salivary gland tumor, Sialadenitis.
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It offers a comprehensive review of the medical diagnosis of salivary gland disorders, as well as their medical and surgical management.
Salivary Gland Disorders. Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer; 2007.
(4.) Eugene Myers, Robert Erris, Salivary Gland Disorders, Chapter 3: Pathology of Salivary gland disease, 61-65.
Specialists in pediatric otolaryngology, anesthesiology, surgery, and audiology from the US and Canada address anatomy and physiology, pathophysiology, etiology, diagnosis, differential diagnosis, evaluation, management, complications, and other aspects of acute and chronic otitis media, otitis externa, hearing loss and balance disorders, acute and chronic rhinosinusitis, epistaxis, airway obstruction in the newborn, stridor, laryngeal disorders, dysphagia, adenotonsillar disease and sleep-disordered breathing, congenital neck masses, infections, benign salivary gland disorders, malignancies, craniofacial anomalies, and trauma, as well as basic audiometric assessment, the EXIT (ex utero intrapartum treatment) procedure, special issues in anesthesia, guidelines, and medical error.
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