Clinical outcome after surgery for 75 patients with parotid sialadenitis.

OBJECTIVE To analyze the clinical outcome of patients treated surgically for chronic parotid sialadenitis. STUDY DESIGN A retrospective cohort study of patients whose clinicopathologic information had been collected prospectively onto a dedicated head and neck database. METHODS Between 1987 and 2006, a total of 75 patients had 78 parotidectomies, 17… CONTINUE READING