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Retrograde theory in sialolithiasis formation

Published inArchives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery, vol. 127, no. 1, p. 66-68
Publication date2001
Abstract

Sialolithiasis is a relatively frequent occurrence; however, cases of sialolithiasis originating around a "foreign body" nidus are rare. We describe a patient with submandibular sialolithiasis organized around a vegetal nidus and discuss the etiology of the case.

Keywords
  • Female
  • Foreign Bodies
  • Humans
  • Middle Aged
  • Salivary Gland Calculi/etiology/pathology
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MARCHAL, Francis et al. Retrograde theory in sialolithiasis formation. In: Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery, 2001, vol. 127, n° 1, p. 66–68. doi: 10.1001/archotol.127.1.66
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