*  Salivary Glands | American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
We call the major salivary glands the parotid, submandibular, and sublingual glands. ... The glands are found in and around your mouth and throat. ... What Causes Salivary Gland Problems?. Salivary gland problems ... Where Are Your Salivary Glands?. The glands are found in and around your mouth and throat. We call the major salivary glands ... Diabetes may cause enlargement of the salivary glands, especially the parotid glands. Alcoholics may have salivary gland ...
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*  Salivary gland - Wikipedia
... 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 ... The salivary glands in mammals are exocrine glands, glands with ducts, that produce saliva, which is composed of several ...
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*  Salivary gland hypoplasia - Wikipedia
Salivary gland hypoplasia is relative underdevelopment of the Salivary glands. Salivary gland hypoplasia tends to produce ...
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*  Salivary gland pathology - Wikipedia
There are 3 paired major salivary glands in humans (the parotid gland, the submandibular gland, and the sublingual gland), as ... Congenital disorders of the salivary glands are rare, but may include: Aplasia Atresia Ectopic salivary gland tissue Stafne ... Chronic sclerosing sialadenitis is a salivary gland manifestation of IgG4-related disease. Frey's syndrome Salivary gland ... Risk factors include reduced salivary flow rate. Human immunodeficiency virus-associated salivary gland disease (HIV-SGD). ...
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*  Salivary gland hyperplasia - Wikipedia
Salivary gland hyperplasia is hyperplasia of the terminal duct of salivary glands. There are two types: Acinar adenomatoid ... "Non-neoplastic lesions of the salivary glands: New entities and diagnostic problems". Current Diagnostic Pathology. 12 (1): 22- ...
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*  Salivary gland tumour - Wikipedia
Salivary gland tumours or neoplasms are tumours that form in the tissues of salivary glands. The salivary glands are classified ... The major salivary glands consist of the parotid, submandibular, and sublingual glands. The minor salivary glands consist of ... "About salivary gland cancer , Salivary gland cancer , Cancer Research UK". www.cancerresearchuk.org. Retrieved 2017-11-17. ... Salivary gland cancer entry in the public domain NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms Clinically reviewed salivary gland cancer for ...
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*  Salivary gland aplasia - Wikipedia
Salivary gland aplasia (also termed salivary gland agenesis) is the congenital absence of salivary glands. Usually the term ... Kwon, SY; Jung, EJ; Kim, SH; Kim, TK (February 2006). "A case of major salivary gland agenesis". Acta Oto-Laryngologica. 126 (2 ... Taji, SS; Savage, N; Holcombe, T; Khan, F; Seow, WK (2011). "Congenital aplasia of the major salivary glands: literature review ... Example syndromes which have been reported with salivary gland aplasia include hereditary ectodermal dysplasia, mandibulofacial ...
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*  Salivary gland fistula - Wikipedia
... 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 ... however salivary fistula can occur as a complication of surgery, or if the duct becomes obstructed with a calculus. Most ...
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*  Salivary gland atresia - Wikipedia
Salivary gland atresia is congenital blockage or absence of the orifice of a major salivary gland duct or part of the duct ... The submandibular salivary gland duct is usually involved, having failed to cannulate during embryological development. The ... Graamans K; van den Hans A (6 December 2012). Diagnosis of salivary gland disorders. Springer Science & Business Media. p. 115 ...
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*  Salivary Glands in Bees
Psyche is a peer-reviewed, Open Access journal that publishes original research articles as well as review articles in all areas of basic entomology. Psyche is the official publication of the Cambridge Entomological Club, which founded the journal in 1874.
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*  Ectopic salivary gland tissue - Wikipedia
... heterotopic or salivary gland choristoma. An accessory salivary gland is ectopic salivary gland tissue with a salivary gland ... may also occur within an accessory salivary gland tissue. Salivary gland heterotopia is where salivary gland acini cells are ... The most common location of accessory salivary gland tissue is an extra major salivary gland in front of the parotid gland. It ... Salivary gland neoplasm occurrence within heterotopic salivary gland tissue is rare. Stafne defect Barnes L (2008). Surgical ...
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*  HIV salivary gland disease - Wikipedia
Human immunodeficiency virus salivary gland disease (abbreviated to HIV-SGD, and also termed HIV-associated salivary gland ... Gradual enlargement of the major salivary glands, particularly the parotid glands. This swelling may be on one side or both ... ISBN 978-1-55009-345-2. Jeffers, L; Webster-Cyriaque, JY (April 2011). "Viruses and salivary gland disease (SGD): lessons from ... Witt RL (1 January 2011). Salivary Gland Diseases: Surgical and Medical Management. Thieme. pp. 60-61. ISBN 978-1-60406-537-4. ...
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*  Salivary gland - Wikipedia
... adult salivary glands.[16][17] Less than 100 genes are more specifically expressed in the salivary gland. The salivary gland ... Parotid glandsEdit. Main article: Parotid gland. The two parotid glands are major salivary glands wrapped around the mandibular ... Sublingual glandsEdit. Main article: Sublingual gland. The sublingual glands are a pair of major salivary glands located ... Minor salivary glandsEdit. There are 800 to 1,000 minor salivary glands located throughout the oral cavity within the submucosa ...
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*  Salivary gland cancer
Overall, salivary gland cancers are rare.. The main symptom of salivary gland cancer is a lump or swelling on or near your jaw ... Salivary gland cancer Salivary glands produce saliva, which keeps your mouth moist and helps with swallowing and digestion. ... There are also several hundred very small glands throughout the mouth and throat called minor salivary glands which help in ... This has revolutionised the treatment of salivary gland disease and it is now no longer necessary to routinely remove salivary ...
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*  Salivary Gland Disorders
... is a chapter in the book, Otolaryngology, containing the following 5 pages: Sialoadenitis, Acute ...
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*  Salivary gland-like carcinoma of the lung - Wikipedia
... whose structure and features closely resemble those of cancers that form in the major salivary glands (parotid glands, ... Salivary gland-like carcinomas of the lung generally refers a class of rare cancers that arise from the uncontrolled cell ... submandibular glands and sublingual glands) of the head and neck. Carcinoma is a term for malignant neoplasms derived from ... cell carcinoma Adenocarcinoma Large cell carcinoma Adenosquamous carcinoma Sarcomatoid carcinoma Carcinoid tumor Salivary gland ...
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*  Salivary gland cancer - Self-management - Mayo Clinic
Learn about this rare form of cancer affecting the salivary glands and salivary gland treatments such as surgery and radiation ... Salivary gland cancer treatment (PDQ). National Cancer Institute. http://www.cancer.gov/types/head-and-neck/hp/salivary-gland- ... Learning you have salivary gland cancer can be frightening. Each person deals with a cancer diagnosis in his or her own way. ... Malignant neoplasms of the salivary glands. In: Cummings Otolaryngology: Head & Neck Surgery. 6th ed. Philadelphia, Pa.: ...
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*  Salivary glands - Angiosarcoma
Rare in salivary glands (only 4% of all angiosarcomas), usually parotid (primary or secondary) or submandibular gland (primary) ... Salivary glands. Sarcomas. Angiosarcoma. Reviewer: Adriana Handra-Luca, M.D. (see Reviewers page) Revised: 24 January 2014, ... End of Salivary glands > Sarcomas > Angiosarcoma. This information is intended for physicians and related personnel, who ... Arising from congenital hemangioma of parotid gland (Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 2003;96:66). Micro ...
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*  Salivary glands - Lipomatosis
Salivary glands. Other tumors. Lipomatosis. Reviewer: Adriana Handra-Luca, M.D. (see Reviewers page) Revised: 27 January 2013, ... End of Salivary glands > Other tumors > Lipomatosis. This information is intended for physicians and related personnel, who ... 38 year old man with myoepithelioma of minor palatinal salivary glands with extensive lipomatosis (Laryngorhinootologie 2005;84 ... Diffuse deposition of adipose tissue (usually throughout parotid gland) with overall enlargement of gland but no distinct mass ...
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*  Salivary glands - Sialolipoma
Peripheral lipomatous tissue with central salivary gland elements. Lipoma like areas. Acini and dilated ducts. Ducts with ... Parotid and submandibular glands, hard and soft palate. ● May be due to entrapment of salivary gland elements by lipoma. ● ... Salivary glands. Other tumors. Sialolipoma. Reviewer: Adriana Handra-Luca, M.D. (see Reviewers page) Revised: 28 January 2013, ... End of Salivary glands > Other tumors > Sialolipoma. This information is intended for physicians and related personnel, who ...
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*  Salivary Gland Neoplasms: Practice Essentials, Etiology, Pathophysiology
... the diagnosis and treatment of salivary gland neoplasms remain com... ... Neoplasms that arise in the salivary glands are relatively rare, yet they represent a wide variety of both benign and malignant ... The salivary glands are divided into 2 groups: the major salivary glands and the minor salivary glands. The major salivary ... the parotid glands, the submandibular glands, and the sublingual glands. The minor salivary glands comprise 600-1000 small ...
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*  Salivary glands - Adenosquamous carcinoma
Salivary glands. Epithelial / myoepithelial tumors. Adenosquamous carcinoma. Reviewer: Adriana Handra-Luca, M.D. (see Reviewers ... End of Salivary glands > Epithelial / myoepithelial tumors > Adenosquamous carcinoma. This information is intended for ... In minor (but not major) salivary glands and ducts. ● >90% males, mean age 58 years (range 32-99 years). ● Symptoms: pain ● 5 ... Adjacent tumors may cause multifocal carcinoma in situ involving salivary gland ducts, upward extension of intraductal ...
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*  Lower Face & Salivary Glands
SALIVARY GLANDS: ANATOMY. The major salivary glands include the parotid, the submandibular, and the sublingual glands. The ... there is also lymphoid tissue and minor salivary glands, so that lymphoma and salivary gland tumors can also arise in this area ... The sublingual gland is the smallest of the major salivary glands and may not be apparent on imaging. Compared with other major ... Salivary gland calculi can cause obstruction of the glands. The diagnosis of calculi is made more easily and more accurately by ...
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*  Diagnosis of salivary gland cancer - Canadian Cancer Society
Tests to diagnose salivary tumours, such as CT scan, are done when symptoms suggest a problem. Learn about diagnosing salivary ... Diagnosis of salivary gland cancer. Diagnosing salivary gland cancer usually begins with a visit to your family doctor. Your ... the report will say if it started in the salivary gland, or if it is another type of cancer that has spread to the salivary ... The report from the lab will tell doctors if a lump in the salivary gland is an infection or a tumour. If it is a tumour, the ...
  http://www.cancer.ca/en/cancer-information/cancer-type/salivary-gland/diagnosis/?region=pe
*  Chemotherapy for salivary gland cancer - Canadian Cancer Society
Chemotherapy is rarely used to treat salivary gland cancer, but may be offered with radiation therapy. Learn when chemotherapy ... Chemotherapy drugs commonly used for salivary gland cancer. The most common chemotherapy drugs used to treat salivary gland ... Chemotherapy for salivary gland cancer. Chemotherapy uses anticancer, or cytotoxic, drugs to destroy cancer cells. Chemotherapy ... Side effects can happen with any type of treatment for salivary gland cancer, but everyone's experience is different. Some ...
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