By Isaäc van der Waal, Leo M. Sreebny

Both the foremost and minor salivary glands should be the location of a wide selection of illnesses and practical disturbances. This monograph covers either the typical lesions and prerequisites of the salivary glands in addition to the infrequent ones. a lot awareness is given to the challenging grievance of dry mouth and the much more bulky diagnostic elements of Sjögren's syndrome. The emphasis is at the medical elements and the administration of a number of the problems. The great adventure of the authors is mirrored in a transparent and concise kind. The illustrations are good selected and up-to-date references are supplied, the place applicable. Physicians operating within the box of inner drugs will locate this a really worthwhile textual content for the on a daily basis perform; this additionally applies to oral and maxillofacial surgeons, otorhinolaryngologists, dentists, and clinical experts who've a unique curiosity in salivary gland diseases.

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It has been suggested that patients with adult recurrent sialadenitis of the parotid glands, but without a history of parotid gland swellings in childhood, should be provisionally diagnosed as having subclinical SS [51]. 1. Diffuse enlargement of parotid gland in patient suffering from Sjogren's syndrome infection [40]. Sialadenosis, as sometimes seen in bulimia and anorexia nervosa, may also result in painless bilateral parotid enlargement. Patients with salivary dysfunction associated with SS often complain of dysphagia [33].

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