Intraoral therapy for sialolithiasis in the submandibular gland or at the junction of the duct and the gland

Ayako Ino, Mizuno Sakai, Yuichi Ikari, Masatsugu Mitsuhashi, Takuya Tomioka, Keisuke Okubo

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Abstract

We retrospectively analyzed the medical records of 28 patients who underwent surgical extraction of sialolithiasis in the submandibular gland or at the junction of the duct and gland at the Sano Kosei General Hospital Department of Otorhinolaryngology between April 2003 and March 2014. Glandular stones were observed in 7 patients and at the junction in 21. Twenty-two patients had 1 stone; 5 had 2 stones; and 1 had 3 stones. In 21 patients, the maximum diameters of the 25 stones as measured by computed tomography (CT) were

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)60-61
Number of pages2
JournalPractica Otologica, Supplement
Volume141
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2015
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Intraoral Treatment
  • Sialolithiasis
  • Submandibular Gland

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Otorhinolaryngology

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