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salivary gland anomalies

Saturday 19 July 2003

salivary gland lesions

Definition : Anomalies of salivary glands | salivary gland anomalies

Lesional patterns in salivary glands

- inflammatory patterns

- tumoral patterns

  • epithelial proliferation withou myopepithelial component
  • epithelial proliferation with abundant myopepithelial component
  • epithelial proliferation with a lymphoid background

Salivary anomalies

- salivary atrophic fibrosis
- cystic fibrosis
- acquired salivary fistula
- sialolithiasis
- sialopathy
- sialosis
- parotidal hypertrophy
- salivary gland cysts

- salivary adenosis

- salivary inflammation (sialadenitis )

  • viral sialadenitis
  • bacterial sialadenitis
  • marastic parotiditis

- granulomatous sialadenitis

- allergic sialadenitis
- salivary lymphoepithelial lesions

See also

- salivary glands

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