Disease Information for Sialolithiasis

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Face Pain
Head and Neck Soft Tissue Mass
Lateral Neck Mass
Lump in Cervical Area
Neck Mass
Swelling pre-auricular area
Acid food causes pain/parotid gland
Cheek Mass
Painful parotid gland
Painful salivary gland
Painful salivation
Painful submaxillary salivary gland
Parotid mass
Parotid swelling
Purulent discharge/Stenson's duct
Salivary Gland Enlargement
Demographics & Risk Factors
Population Group
Middle Age Adult
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Adult Aged Only
Population/Adult/all
Population/Fifties adult
Population/Male
Population/Middle-aged adult
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Amylase, serum (Lab)
Diagnostic Test Results
Isotope Scan
Isotope/Salivary Scan Abnormal
X-RAY
Xray/Calcific opacity salivary gland/duct
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Sialadenitis
Associated Disease & Complications
Anterior neck space infection/submandibular
Hyperamylasemia
Parotid abscess
Parotitis, acute
Sialadenitis
Sialolithiasis
Stenson's duct/blockage
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Otolaryngology/ENT Specialty Population
CLASS/Jaw/dental/oral/salivary (category)
CLASS/Parotid disorder (ex)
CLASS/Salivary gland involvement/disorder (ex)
CLASS/Otolaryngology/ENT disorders (ex)
Process
PROCESS/Structural/anatomic/foreign body (category)
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
SX/ENT Surgery
Definition

Calculi occurring in a salivary gland. Most salivary gland calculi occur in the submandibular gland, but can also occur in the parotid gland and in the sublingual and minor salivary glands.

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