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Prevention of Frey syndrome during parotidectomy

Published inArchives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery, vol. 125, no. 8, p. 833-839
Publication date1999

To evaluate the incidence of Frey syndrome (auriculotemporal nerve syndrome) after parotidectomy with and without placement of a subcutaneous implant and to examine the relationship between different implants and postoperative wound complications (hematoma, seroma, salivary fistula).

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Bone and Bones
  • Child
  • Desiccation
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Incidence
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Parotid Gland/surgery
  • Polydioxanone/therapeutic use
  • Polyglactin 910/therapeutic use
  • Polytetrafluoroethylene/therapeutic use
  • Postoperative Complications
  • Prospective Studies
  • Prostheses and Implants
  • Surgical Mesh
  • Sweating, Gustatory/prevention & control/surgery
Citation (ISO format)
DULGUEROV, Pavel et al. Prevention of Frey syndrome during parotidectomy. In: Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery, 1999, vol. 125, n° 8, p. 833–839. doi: 10.1001/archotol.125.8.833
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