Disease Information for Sialometaplasia, necrotizing

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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
Cheek Mass
Parotid mass
Parotid swelling
Purulent discharge/Stenson's duct
Salivary Gland Enlargement
Stensons duct redness
Acutely ill patient/signs
Disease Progression
Course/Acute
Course/Chronic disorder
Course/Subacute
Diagnostic Test Results
Pathology
BX/Parotid gland abnormal
BX/Salivary gland Abnormal
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Parotid abscess
Parotitis, acute
Sialometaplasia, necrotizing
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)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Tumor Produces Amylase
Process
PROCESS/Benign tumor (ex).
PROCESS/Degenerative/necrosis disorder (category)
PROCESS/Necrosis (ex)
PROCESS/Neoplastic (category)
PROCESS/Use/Age/atrophic disorder (category)
PROCESS/Metaplasia disorder (ex)
Definition

A benign, inflammatory, variably ulcerated, occasionally bilateral, self-healing lesion of the minor salivary glands that is often confused clinically and histologically with carcinoma.

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