An analysis of salivary gland neoplasms: a 12-year, single-institution experience in Turkey.

@article{Etit2012AnAO,
  title={An analysis of salivary gland neoplasms: a 12-year, single-institution experience in Turkey.},
  author={Demet Arikan Etit and Nese Ekinci and Ayca Tan and Deniz Altinel and Filiz Dağ},
  journal={Ear, nose, & throat journal},
  year={2012},
  volume={91 3},
  pages={125-9}
}
The epidemiology of salivary gland tumors worldwide is not very well defined. Although many studies on this subject have been undertaken, the data are generally focused on specific topics such as parotid gland neoplasms or tumors of the major salivary glands. We conducted a study to establish the prevalence and distribution of benign and malignant neoplasms of both the major and minor salivary glands at a single institution. We reviewed 244,204 cases that had come through our pathology… CONTINUE READING

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