Published November 30, 2007
by Thieme Medical Pub .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
Thus, the contents of this book have been organized to reflect the diverse nature of salivary gland anatomy, physiology, and dysfunction in various states of disease. In this way, the evolution of the field and its diagnostic and therapeutic management are better demonstrated. Nuclear medicine images can help in the diagnosis and assessment of some salivary disorders. 99mTcO4−, galliumcitrate scintigraphy will be an indication of the function of salivary gland together and it will be used for the diffuse diseases such as sialadenitis, Sjögren’s syndrome, sarcoidosis, glossopharyngeal paralysis, and irradiation. It is also effective for distinguishing benign Author: Michihiro Nakayama, Atsutaka Okizaki, Kaori Nakajima, KojiTakahashi. Management of salivary disorders encompasses a broad array of diseases, both benign and malignant. To better demonstrate the evolution of this field and its diagnostic and therapeutic management, the contents of this book have been organized to reflect the diverse nature of salivary gland anatomy, physiology, and dysfunction in various states of disease. Salivary glands are unique because of the manifold subtypes of benign and malignant diseases found there. Written by world-renowned experts, Salivary Gland Disorders and Diseases: Diagnosis and Management fills a major gap in the literature by presenting modern and up-to-date knowledge on all aspects of this important field.
Thus, the contents of this book have been organized to reflect the diverse nature of salivary gland anatomy, physiology, and dysfunction in various states of disease. In this way, the evolution of the field and its diagnostic and therapeutic management are better : Hardcover. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages: illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm: Contents: Machine derived contents note: Preface --Dedication --List of contributors --Section 1: General Considerations General epidemiology and statistics in a defined UK population, Patrick Bradley Aetiology and molecular changes in salivary gland tumours, Oreste. Salivary Gland Pathology: Diagnosis and Management offers comprehensive coverage of all aspects of this topic. Beginning with the embryology, anatomy and physiology of the salivary glands, the first section of the book discusses radiographic imaging, infections, cystic conditions, sialoadenitis and sialolithiasis, and systemic diseases. Sjögren's syndrome is an autoimmune disease of salivary and tear glands. Sjögren's syndrome involves inflammation of glands and other tissues of the body. Most patients with Sjögren's syndrome are female. Sjögren's syndrome can be complicated by infections of the eyes, breathing passages, and mouth.
4 Congenital salivary gland diseases. Apart from conditions that affect the saliva composition (e.g. sticky saliva in Prader-Willi syndrome) or cause an inability to swallow and lead to drooling (see below), hypoplasia or aplasia of the salivary glands is a rare occurrence and can affect just one, several or even all of the salivary by: This clinically oriented book provides a comprehensive update on the biology, diagnosis, and treatment of salivary gland cancer. Detailed information is present Editors: Lisa Licitra Laura D. Locati Description: This clinically oriented book provides a comprehensive update on the biology, diagnosis, and treatment of salivary gland cancer. S.J. Langley-Hobbs, in Feline Soft Tissue and General Surgery, Necrotizing sialoadenitis. Necrotizing sialometaplasia is an ischemic disease of the salivary glands. Unilateral swelling of mandibular salivary glands in two cats, aged nine and seven years, was diagnosed as necrotizing sialometaplasia. 34 Salivary gland infarction has been reported in eleven cats, representing 13% of. Salivary gland cancer is a challenge for anyone, regardless of age. But if you’re older t you may face challenges unique to your age group. At MSK, we’re committed to providing cancer patients of all ages with the treatment, facilities, and support they need.