[A comparison between endoscopic-assisted submandibular gland resection via retroauricular hairline incision and conventional submandibular gland resection].

@article{Chen2011ACB,
  title={[A comparison between endoscopic-assisted submandibular gland resection via retroauricular hairline incision and conventional submandibular gland resection].},
  author={Liang-si Chen and Si-yi Zhang and Xiao-Min Huang and Wei Sun and Xiao-ning Luo and Jian-dong Zhan and Zhong-ming Lu and Xin-han Song},
  journal={Zhonghua er bi yan hou tou jing wai ke za zhi = Chinese journal of otorhinolaryngology head and neck surgery},
  year={2011},
  volume={46 7},
  pages={
          561-5
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the feasibility, the risks and the advantages of endoscope-assisted submandibular gland resection using a retroauricular hairline incision (RAHI) by comparing it with the conventional submandibular gland resection. METHODS Twenty eight patients with benign lesions of the submandibular gland were included in the prospective clinically controlled study. Thirteen patients had endoscope-assisted resection using the RAHI approach and 15 cases had conventional transcervical… CONTINUE READING