+ Site Statistics
+ Search Articles
+ PDF Full Text Service
How our service works
Request PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on Facebook
Follow on Twitter
Follow on LinkedIn
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
Most Shared
PDF Full Text
+ Translate
+ Recently Requested

Post-traumatic sialoceles and mucoceles of the salivary glands

Post-traumatic sialoceles and mucoceles of the salivary glands

Clinical Imaging 17(1): 41-45

Three cases of post-traumatic sialocele involving the parotid region and one case of post-traumatic mucocele involving the submandibular region are presented. Computed tomography (CT) with contrast showed enhancing borders after a few weeks. Cases earlier than 2 weeks from occurrence showed no enhancement because of the absence of a well-developed capsule. Patients who had the disease longer showed better enhancement of the periphery with contrast because of capsule development. By CT scanning alone it is difficult to differentiated these lesions from other cystic lesions of the face and neck, although certain characteristics like location and rim enhancement may favor one lesion over the other.

Please choose payment method:

(PDF emailed within 0-6 h: $19.90)

Accession: 047021566

Download citation: RISBibTeXText

PMID: 8439844

DOI: 10.1016/0899-7071(93)90012-c

Related references

Cervical sialoceles (salivary mucoceles) in German Shepherd dogs: review of 3 cases. Journal of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tehran 60(2): 117-123, 2005

Treatment of sialoceles by excision of the salivary glands. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 156(9), 1970

Mucoceles of the minor salivary glands. Extravasation mucoceles (mucus granulomas) and retention mucoceles (mucus retention cysts). Hno 29(6): 179-191, 1981

Surgical management of post-traumatic parotid sialoceles and fistulae. Injury 22(3): 183-184, 1991

Mucoceles of minor salivary glands. Acta Stomatologica Croatica 14(3-4): 90-96, 1980

Action of methylcobalamine on post-traumatic regeneration of the salivary glands. Bulletin of Experimental Biology and Medicine 98(1): 968-970, 1984

Conservative management of post-traumatic parotid fistulae and sialoceles: a prospective study. British Journal of Surgery 72(1): 42-44, 1985

Post-traumatic parotid fistulae and sialoceles. A prospective study of conservative management in 51 cases. Annals of Surgery 209(1): 105-111, 1989

Myofibroblasts in mucoceles and chronic sialadenitis of minor salivary glands. Hippokratia 15(4): 382-383, 2011

Mucoceles of minor salivary glands in children. Own clinical observations. Developmental Period Medicine 20(3): 235-242, 2017

Sclerotherapy for the mucoceles of the anterior lingual salivary glands with pingyangmycin. Oral Diseases 20(5): 473-476, 2014

Problems concerning the restoration of salivary and lachrymal glands in experiment post-traumatic regeneration. Uspekhi Sovremennoi Biologii (Adv Mod Biol): 592: 305-314, 1965

Microwave Ablation: A Novel Treatment for the Mucoceles of Anterior Lingual Salivary Glands. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 75(3): 530-535, 2017

Comparative characteristics of the effect produced by the excision of the salivary and lacrimal glands on post-traumatic bone tissue regeneration. Byul Eksp Biol Med 59(3): 101-102, 1965

Mucoceles of the lesser salivary glands in neonates demonstrate a particular clinicopathological pattern and mandate urgent management. Journal of Stomatology Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 119(3): 238-241, 2018