Removal of a submandibular duct calculus with a vascular snare.

@article{Marchbank1993RemovalOA,
  title={Removal of a submandibular duct calculus with a vascular snare.},
  author={Nigel D Marchbank and Timothy M. Buckenham},
  journal={Dento maxillo facial radiology},
  year={1993},
  volume={22 2},
  pages={97-8}
}
Conventional management of calculi in the distal portion of the submandibular duct involves surgery under general anaesthesia. We report here a patient whose calculus was successfully removed non-surgically as an outpatient with a vascular snare.