Surgical management of pleomorphic adenomas of the parotid gland: a follow-up study of three methods.

@article{Laskawi1996SurgicalMO,
  title={Surgical management of pleomorphic adenomas of the parotid gland: a follow-up study of three methods.},
  author={Rainer Laskawi and Thomas Schott and M Mirzaie-Petri and Martin Schroeder},
  journal={Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons},
  year={1996},
  volume={54 10},
  pages={1176-9}
}
PURPOSE This retrospective study evaluated data pertaining to history, symptoms, diagnosis, and mode of therapy of patients treated for pleomorphic adenoma of the parotid gland. PATIENTS AND METHODS The records of 475 patients were reviewed. Follow-up was done by questionnaires sent to the referring doctor. RESULTS The total rate of recurrence was 0.9… CONTINUE READING