Noninvasive scintigraphic method to quantify unstimulated secretions from individual salivary glands.

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PURPOSE Historically salivary gland function has been associated with maintenance of oral hygiene The difference in secretory behavior of parotid and submandibular glands has previously been shown. The purpose of this study was to establish a noninvasive technique for quantification of unstimulated (resting state) secretion of saliva based on the tracer… (More)

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@article{Malpani1999NoninvasiveSM, title={Noninvasive scintigraphic method to quantify unstimulated secretions from individual salivary glands.}, author={Basant L. Malpani and Rajnath Jaiswar and Aregash Samuel}, journal={Auris, nasus, larynx}, year={1999}, volume={26 4}, pages={453-6} }