Ultrasonography in the diagnosis of palatal tumors.

  title={Ultrasonography in the diagnosis of palatal tumors.},
  author={Junnichi Ishii and Hiroyuki Nagasawa and Tadashi Wadamori and Mitsuaki Yamashiro and Hiroyuki Ishikawa and Tomohiro Yamada and Takeshi Miyakura and Teruo Amagasa},
  journal={Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology, oral radiology, and endodontics},
  volume={87 1},
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to evaluate the usefulness of ultrasonography for the preoperative evaluation of palatal salivary gland tumors. STUDY DESIGN Eleven surgically treated patients with salivary gland tumors of the palate were examined retrospectively. Intraoral ultrasonic scanning examinations were performed with a 10-MHz transducer… CONTINUE READING