parotidectomy

Known as: parotid gland excision, parotidectomies 
Surgery to remove all or part of the parotid gland (a large salivary gland located in front of and just below the ear). In a radical parotidectomy… (More)

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1946-2017
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2009
2009
The stigma of a visually prominent facial scar following parotid surgery can be distressing to a young patient. The surgical… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND In recent decades the treatment of benign parotid tumours has shifted from superficial or total parotidectomy to… (More)
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2006
2006
OBJECTIVE/HYPOTHESIS The objective of this study was to analyze the perioperative and long-term complications after standardized… (More)
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2005
2005
Facial nerve paralysis is a daunting potential complication of parotid surgery and is widely reported. Knowledge of the key… (More)
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2004
2004
Parotidectomy is performed for benign or malignant tumors and for selected benign inflammatory and autoimmune conditions… (More)
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2003
2003
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effectiveness of AlloDerm, an acellular human dermal matrix graft, as an interpositional physical… (More)
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2001
2001
A facial depressed deformity subsequent to superficial parotidectomy is unsightly. Although a facelift incision can improve the… (More)
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2000
2000
Gustatory sweating, also known as Frey's syndrome, is a recognized phenomenon after parotidectomy. The incidence of clinically… (More)
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1997
1997
OBJECTIVES To assess whether continuous facial nerve monitoring during parotidectomy is associated with a lower incidence of… (More)
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1994
1994
The most commonly used incision for parotidectomies is the modified Blair incision. We have successfully used an alternative… (More)
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