Salivary calculi and chronic sialoadenitis of the submandibular gland: a radiographic and histologic study.

@article{Isacsson1984SalivaryCA,
  title={Salivary calculi and chronic sialoadenitis of the submandibular gland: a radiographic and histologic study.},
  author={G{\"o}ran Isacsson and Annika Isberg and Mats Haverling and Per Gotthard Lundquist},
  journal={Oral surgery, oral medicine, and oral pathology},
  year={1984},
  volume={58 5},
  pages={622-7}
}
This study correlated radiographic observations and histologic findings of submandibular glands with the diagnosis of salivary calculus and/or chronic sialoadenitis. During a 15-year period eighty-eight patients satisfied clinical requirements by having a radiographic examination performed prior to gland extirpation. Salivary calculi were present in 83% of… CONTINUE READING