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*  Sialoendoscopy
Salivary gland stones are one of the major causes of salivary gland infections (sialadenitis). These types of stones can be ... Endoscopic-controlled laser lithotripsy of salivary calculi. In vitro studies and initial clinical use]. Hno 1990;38:247 Katz P ... Endoscopy of the salivary glands]. Ann Radiol (Paris) 1991;34:110 Nahlieli O, Neder A, Baruchin AM: Salivary gland endoscopy: A ... During sialoendoscopy a small endoscope is placed into the salivary glands through the salivary ducts that empty into the mouth ...
*  Parotitis
... : Overview, Accessed 03/04/2009 Salivary Gland Stones (Salivary Calculi) Accessed March 20, 2008. John H. Stone; ... the major salivary glands located on either side of the face, in humans. The parotid gland is the salivary gland most commonly ... Salivary stones (also called sialolithiasis, or salivary duct calculus) are mainly made of calcium, but do not indicate any ... involving any of the major salivary glands, i.e. parotid or submandibular glands. This is often symmetrical and is usually ...
*  Sialolithiasis
... and renal calculi (kidney stones). Sialolithiasis refers to the formation of calculi within a salivary gland. If a calculus ... of all disease occurring in major salivary glands, and for about 66% of all obstructive salivary gland diseases. Salivary gland ... Less commonly the parotid gland or rarely the sublingual gland or a minor salivary gland may develop salivary stones. The usual ... In about 0-5% of cases, the sublingual gland or a minor salivary gland is affected. When minor glands are rarely involved, ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C23)
... salivary calculi MeSH C23.300.175.700.325 --- salivary duct calculi MeSH C23.300.175.700.500 --- salivary gland calculi MeSH ... bladder calculi MeSH C23.300.175.850.550 --- kidney calculi MeSH C23.300.175.850.750 --- ureteral calculi MeSH C23.300.306.500 ... salivary gland fistula MeSH C23.300.575.687 --- respiratory tract fistula MeSH C23.300.575.687.225 --- bronchial fistula MeSH ... File "2006 MeSH Trees".) MeSH C23.300.070.500 --- muscular atrophy MeSH C23.300.175.350 --- dental calculus MeSH C23.300. ...
*  Salivary gland
A salivary calculus may cause blockage of the ducts, causing pain and swelling of the gland. These are most commonly found in ... adult salivary glands. Less than 100 genes are more specifically expressed in the salivary gland. The salivary gland specific ... The salivary glands are detailed below: The two parotid glands are major salivary glands wrapped around the mandibular ramus in ... The sublingual glands are a pair of major salivary glands located inferior to the tongue, anterior to the submandibular glands ...
*  Calculus (medicine)
Calculi in the stomach are called gastric calculi (gastroliths). Calculi in the salivary glands are called salivary calculi ( ... Calculi in the veins are called venous calculi (phleboliths). Calculi in the skin, such as in sweat glands, are not common but ... a possible explanation of the majority of salivary duct calculus occurring in the submandibular salivary gland. Enteroliths are ... Calculi are not to be confused with gastroliths. Calculi in the urinary system are called urinary calculi and include kidney ...
*  Salivary gland fistula
... however salivary fistula can occur as a complication of surgery, or if the duct becomes obstructed with a calculus. Most ... involving a salivary gland or duct. Salivary gland fistulae are almost always related to the parotid gland or duct, although ... A salivary gland fistula (plural fistulae) is a fistula (i.e. an abnormal, epithelial-lined tract) ... van der Waal I (6 December 2012). Diseases of the Salivary Glands Including Dry Mouth and Sjögren's Syndrome: Diagnosis and ...
*  Sialography
... patients with thyroid function tests When calculi are located in anterior part of the salivary gland duct Contrast agents are ... A space occupying lesion that occurs within or adjacent to a salivary gland can displace the normal anatomy of the gland. This ... It usually involves the injection of a small amount of contrast medium into the salivary duct of a single gland, followed by ... A baseline radiograph (scout film) of the required salivary gland would be taken, the duct is dilated using graded lacrimal ...
*  Xerostomia
Salivary gland dysfunction is an umbrella term for the presence of either xerostomia or salivary gland hypofunction. True ... It may show blockage of a duct due to a calculus. Salivary scintiscanning using technetium is rarely used. Other medical ... Salivary gland hypofunction has been defined as any objectively demonstrable reduction in whole and/or individual gland flow ... Physiologic age-related changes in salivary gland tissues may lead to a modest reduction in salivary output and partially ...
*  Chronic sclerosing sialadenitis
Formation of a hard salivary calculus or sialolith by accumulation of calcium salts in the duct of the salivary gland (a ... but is also known to occur in other major and minor salivary glands, including the parotid gland. Overall, salivary gland ... salivary gland malignancies account for 3-5% of all head and neck cancers. However, salivary tumors show a great deal of ... Abnormalities of the salivary gland ducts leading to excessive accumulation or retention of ductal secretions, which can excite ...
*  List of adverse effects of paroxetine
Salivary gland enlargement Stomach ulcer Stomatitis Tongue oedema Tooth caries Tooth malformation Breast atrophy Female ... lactation Haematuria (blood in the urine) Kidney calculus (kidney stones) Abnormal kidney function Kidney pain Mastitis ... Sweat gland disorder Abdominal pain Fever Chest pain Trauma Back pain Malaise Pain Palpitations Vasodilatation Postural ...
*  Parotidectomy
Inflammation ailments of the parotid gland, such as parotid abscesses (collections of pus), deep salivary calculi (mineral ... There are two parotid glands in the human body. Each parotid gland is located high in the neck just below the ears. A salivary ... A parotidectomy is the surgical excision (removal) of the parotid gland, the major and largest of the salivary glands. The ... Parotid gland Salivary gland Otolaryngology Neoplasm Langerman, MD, Alexander. "Parotidectomy". WebMD LLC. Retrieved 14 ...
*  Parotid gland
These infections may cause blockage of the duct by salivary duct calculi or external compression. Parotid gland swellings can ... The parotid gland is a major salivary gland in many animals. In humans, the two parotid glands are present on either side of ... The parotid salivary glands appear early in the sixth week of prenatal development and are the first major salivary glands ... Salivary gland infections from Medline Plus Salivary gland cancer from American Cancer Society. ...
*  Submandibular gland
The submandibular gland accounts for 80% of all salivary duct calculi (salivary stones or sialolith), possibly due to the ... Submandibular gland Submandibular gland Submandibular gland lateral view Submandibular gland Submandibular gland - right view ... The paired submandibular glands (historically known as submaxillary glands) are major salivary glands located beneath the floor ... www.cancer.org/cancer/salivaryglandcancer/detailedguide/salivary-gland-cancer-what-is-salivary-gland-cancer. ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C07)
... salivary duct calculi MeSH C07.465.815.594 --- salivary gland calculi MeSH C07.465.815.655 --- salivary gland fistula MeSH ... salivary gland neoplasms MeSH C07.465.565.824.695 --- parotid neoplasms MeSH C07.465.565.824.882 --- sublingual gland neoplasms ... salivary gland neoplasms MeSH C07.465.815.718.589 --- parotid neoplasms MeSH C07.465.815.718.870 --- sublingual gland neoplasms ... salivary gland fistula MeSH C07.465.625.446 --- gingival hemorrhage MeSH C07.465.690.700 --- periapical periodontitis MeSH ...
*  ICD-10 Chapter XI: Diseases of the digestive system
Atrophy of salivary gland (K11.1) Hypertrophy of salivary gland (K11.2) Sialadenitis (K11.3) Abscess of salivary gland (K11.4) ... Calculus of bile duct with cholangitis (K80.4) Calculus of bile duct with cholecystitis (K80.5) Calculus of bile duct without ... Fistula of salivary gland (K11.5) Sialolithiasis (K11.6) Mucocele of salivary gland Ranula (K11.7) Disturbances of salivary ... Other diseases of salivary glands Benign lymphoepithelial lesion of salivary gland Mikulicz' disease Necrotizing ...
*  Index of oral health and dental articles
Salivary gland • Samir Ghawshah • Samuel Bemis • Samuel Cartwright • Scaling and root planing • Schulich School of Medicine & ... Calculus • California Dental Association • Canadian Academy of Endodontics • Canadian Association of Orthodontists • Canadian ... Sublingual gland • Submandibular gland • Sulcular epithelium • :Superior alveolar artery • Superior mouth • Supernumerary roots ... Parotid gland • Patterson Dental • Paul Beresford • Paul N. Cyr • Pedodontics • Pemphigus • Peninsula College of Medicine and ...
*  Medical ultrasound
Most structures of the neck, including the thyroid and parathryoid glands, lymph nodes, and salivary glands, are well- ... Therapeutic ultrasound aimed at a specific tumor or calculus is also A-mode, to allow for pinpoint accurate focus of the ... Superficial structures such as muscles, tendons, testes, breast, thyroid and parathyroid glands, and the neonatal brain are ... can be used to treat several gland conditions. The recurrent thyroid cyst that was usually treated in the past with surgery, ...
*  Nervous system
It controls the mouthparts, the salivary glands and certain muscles. Many arthropods have well-developed sensory organs, ... ISBN 978-0-262-54185-5. McCulloch WS, Pitts W (1943). "A logical calculus of the ideas immanent in nervous activity". Bull. ... and glands. The autonomic nervous system itself consists of two parts: the sympathetic nervous system and the parasympathetic ... and sending output signals to muscles or glands to activate the response. The evolution of a complex nervous system has made it ...
*  Uric acid
Zhao, J; Huang, Y (2015). "Salivary uric acid as a noninvasive biomarker for monitoring the efficacy of urate-lowering therapy ... Hazard, Lisa C. (2004). Sodium and Potassium Secretion by Iguana Salt Glands. Iguanas: Biology and Conservation. University of ... Scheele, C. W. (1776). "Examen Chemicum Calculi Urinari" [A chemical examiniation of kidney stones]. Opuscula. 2: 73. ...
*  Toothache
This pattern of pain should be distinguished from the "meal time syndrome" of certain salivary gland diseases. Duncan L, Sprehe ... A healthy gingival pocket will contain bacteria and some calculus kept in check by the immune system. As the pocket deepens, ... calculus build-up, and lowered immune responses (such as in diabetes). Periodontal abscess can also occur after periodontal ... including daily cleaning below the gumline to prevent the buildup of subgingival plaque and calculus. Common marginal ...
*  ICD-9-CM Volume 3
Operations on salivary glands and ducts (27) Other operations on mouth and face (27.0) Drainage of face and floor of mouth ( ... Nonoperative removal of foreign body or calculus (98.0) Removal of intraluminal foreign body from digestive system without ... Diagnostic procedures on adrenal glands, pituitary gland, pineal gland, and thymus (07.2) Partial adrenalectomy (07.3) ... Bilateral adrenalectomy (07.4) Other operations on adrenal glands, nerves, and vessels (07.5) Operations on pineal gland (07.6 ...