Malignant tumors. Magnetic resonance imaging of the parotid gland. Some remarks on MRI. Basic characteristics. Normal anatomy. Signal intensity. Normal MRI anatomy of the parotid gland. Image characteristics. Miscellaneous lesions. MRI in parotid disease. Ultrasound in salivary gland disease.
Ultrasound imaging principles. Ultrasound examination of the salivary glands.
Diagnosis and Management
Normal glandular tissue. Sublingual gland.
- Diagnosis of salivary gland disorders.
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- Salivary Infection: Symptoms?
- Diseases of the salivary glands – Knowledge for medical students and physicians.
Inflammatory disease. Acute sialadenitis. Abscess formation. Chronic sialadenitis. Abnormal ductal morphology. Space-occupying lesions. Cystic masses. Benign salivary gland tumors. Warthin's tumor. Other benign salivary gland tumors. Intraglandular lymph nodes. Malignant salivary gland tumors.
What are the causes of salivary gland disorders?
Diagnostic ultrasound in salivary gland disease. Salivary gland scintigraphy with 99mTc-pertechnetate. Scintigraphic method. Normal images and time-activity curves. Sialadenitis and sialolithiasis. Technical failure. Developmental anomalies. Obstructive disorders. Traumatic lesions and fistulae. Status after surgical treatment. Fine-needle aspiration cytology. Technique of FNA.
Conditions for optimum FNA results. Complications of FNA. Reliability of FNA.
Salivary Gland Disorders | | Patient
FNA of salivary glands: cytological features. Normal salivary glands. Regressive changes in normal salivary gland cells. Benign salivary gland lesions. Benign lymphoepithelial lesions. Papillary cystadenoma lymphomatosum Warthin's tumor. Malignant salivary gland lesions. Adenoid cystic carcinoma. Mucoepidermoid carcinoma. Acinic cell carcinoma. Other rare malignant neoplasms.
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- Salivary Gland Disorders;
- Where are my salivary glands and what do they do??
- Rarefied Gas Dynamics.
- Supernormal Stimuli: How Primal Urges Overran Their Evolutionary Purpose?
Pitfalls in cytodiagnosis. Histopathologic diagnosis of salivary gland disorders. Non-neoplastic disorders. Non-neoplastic and non-inflammatory gland enlargements. Cysts of the salivary glands. Salivary gland biopsy as a diagnostic aid in systemic disease. Epithelial tumors. Non-epithelial neoplastic diseases. Microbiology of salivary gland infections.
Overview of salivary gland infections. Viral infections. Cytomegalovirus infection. Bacterial infections. Fungi and yeasts.
Diagnosis of viral and bacterial infections of the salivary glands. Direct microscopic examination. Gram stain. Giemsa stain. Sialometry and sialochemistry. Salivary secretion. The collection of saliva. Flow rate. Latency time. Salivary pressure. Blood chemistry. Diagnostic aids to salivary gland disease.
Salivary Gland Infection (Sialadenitis)
Recurrent obstructive parotitis. Further considerations. Plain radiography and sialography.
Plain radiography. Inflammatory disorders. Acute sialadenitis and abscess formation. Chronic-recurrent sialadenitis. Sjoegren's syndrome. Granulomatous diseases.
Tumors and space-occupying lesions. Miscellaneous disorders.
Approach to Diagnosis of Salivary Gland Disease from Nuclear Medicine Images
Computed tomography of the major salivary glands. CT versus CT-sialography of the parotid and submandibular gland. CT anatomy. Parotid gland. Submandibular gland. Parotid gland masses. Submandibular gland masses.