Laryngorhinootologie 2013 Feb 28;92(2):119-36; quiz 137. Epub 2013 Jan 28.
Klinik und Poliklinik für Hals-, Nasen-, Ohrenheilkunde, Universitätsklinikum Jena.
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Ther Umsch 1995 Nov;52(11):774-9
Klinikum der Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena.
Only about 1% of head and neck tumors are neoplasms of the salivary glands. The majority [80%] of these tumors are benign. Pleomorphic adenomas, the most frequent benign tumors of the salivary glands, can transform into malignancy, especially after a long duration. Read More
J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2011 Feb 8;69(2):476-81. Epub 2010 Dec 8.
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Barzilai Medical Center, Ashkelon, Israel.
Purpose: To asses the possibility of an endoscopic technique to diagnose, treat, and maintain the salivary glands in patients with Sjögren syndrome and systemic lupus erythematosus.
Patients And Methods: A total of 8 patients with Sjögren syndrome and 2 with systemic lupus erythematosus with affected salivary glands were included in the present study. The treatment approach included parotid sialoendoscopy with thorough rinsing, and Stenson's duct dilation using hydrostatic pressure and a high-pressure balloon. Read More
Rev Prat 2005 Jun;55(11):1261-6
Fédération ORL, CHU Timone, 13385 Marseille 5.
Med Clin North Am 2014 Nov 18;98(6):1407-49. Epub 2014 Oct 18.
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Salivary Gland Center, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA. Electronic address:
Patients with salivary gland disease present with certain objective and/or subjective signs. An accurate diagnosis for these patients requires a range of techniques that includes the organized integration of information derived from their history, clinical examination, imaging, serology, and histopathology. This article highlights the signs and symptoms of the salivary gland disorders seen in the Salivary Gland Center, and emphasizes the methodology used to achieve a definitive diagnosis and therapy. Read More