Major salivary gland diseases. Multicentre study.

@article{Fiorella2005MajorSG,
  title={Major salivary gland diseases. Multicentre study.},
  author={Raffaele Fiorella and V Di Nicola and Maria Luisa Fiorella and Daniela Spinelli and Francesca Coppola and P. Luperto and L Madami},
  journal={Acta otorhinolaryngologica Italica : organo ufficiale della Societa italiana di otorinolaringologia e chirurgia cervico-facciale},
  year={2005},
  volume={25 3},
  pages={
          182-90
        }
}
This multicentre study involved 28 Italian ORL Centres responding to a questionnaire sent by us which allowed recruitment of a high large number of cases of parotid neoplasms observed over a 10-year period. Statistical data obtained partly confirmed previous findings. Benign tumours account for 80% of case histories with a relationship 1:4 M/F, the most frequent being pleomorphic adenoma (57.3% of cases), followed by Warthin's tumour (32.4%), this rating not having been confirmed in case… CONTINUE READING
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