Disorders of Salivary Glands

  • Douglas R. SidellEmail author
  • Nina L. Shapiro
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Primary salivary gland disorders are uncommon in the pediatric population. Infectious, neoplastic, granulomatous, and systemic disorders can occur, thereby resulting in a broad differential diagnosis. Several advances have been made over the past decade with regard to minimally invasive diagnostic and therapeutic procedures aimed to treat salivary gland pathology.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck SurgeryDivision of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Stanford UniversityStanfordUSA
  2. 2.Department of Head and Neck SurgeryUniversity of California-Los AngelesLos AngelesUSA

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