salivary duct

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a duct through which saliva passes from the salivary gland into the mouth

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In sialendoscopy a thin endoscope (viewing tube) is inserted into the salivary duct and instruments are passed down the tube to remove the stone.
The salivary duct access products are available to doctors internationally and are among the new minimally invasive devices that Cook Medical has launched as part of its new Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery (OHNS) clinical division.
The non reversible effect of microgravity such as prevalence of periodontal disease, dental caries but different pattern than normal, stone formation in salivary duct, pre cancer or cancer, fracture of maxillary and mandibular bone and xerostomia more in marsonaunt or astronaut as compared to normal persons.
Parotid salivary duct mucocele and sialolithiasis following parotid duct transposition.
Under pressure from Linda, the doctor finally took a CAT scan, which suggested Linda's infection was caused by a stone in the salivary duct.
1-4) Here, we report a case of salivary duct carcinoma arising from a WT with multiple chromosomal aberrations.
Salivary Duct Carcinoma (Jerzy Klijanienko, MD, PhD,MIAC and Mousa A.
She recovered well, with no sialocele or salivary duct obstruction or sialadenitis.
More than 90% of all malignant mixed tumors are CaExPAs and most are high grade, with salivary duct carcinoma; adenocarcinoma, not otherwise specified; undifferentiated carcinoma; and myoepithelial carcinoma being the most common subtypes.
A blocked gland is more common around the teeth and can happen when small stones - made from calcium - build up in the salivary duct.
Salivary duct carcinoma is a high-grade adenocarcinoma that resembles breast ductal carcinoma.
These cells were also positive for androgen receptor (AR), which is typically expressed in salivary duct carcinoma.
It revealed that a fistula had developed in a narrow salivary duct from an accessory parotid gland (figure 1, B).
Sialolithiasis is the most common disease of the submandibular gland; sialoliths account for at least 80% of all salivary duct calculi.
0%), the pure form of this tumor was reported; in the remaining half, the giant-cell tumor component was admixed with a clearly identifiable carcinomatous element--usually salivary duct carcinoma and less frequently carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma.