Event Title

Silalothiasis of Submandibular Gland: Case Report and Review of the Literature

Session

Dental Science

Description

Sialolithiasis is the most common disease of the Salivary glands. The majority of Salivary gland calculi occur in the submandibular gland. More than 80% of the salivary gland calculi appear in the submandibular gland. They can be located in the glandular parenchyma or frequently in the excretory duct.

This case report describes a 45 old patient presenting with submandibular gland sialolith, the subsequent patient management, the aetiology, diagnosis and various treatment modalities available for management of salivary gland calculi depending on their site and size.

Keywords:

Sialolithiasis, Submandibular gland

Session Chair

Dukagjin Sokoli

Session Co-Chair

Merita Barani

Proceedings Editor

Edmond Hajrizi

ISBN

978-9951-550-19-2

Location

Pristina, Kosovo

Start Date

26-10-2019 12:00 PM

End Date

26-10-2019 12:15 PM

DOI

10.33107/ubt-ic.2019.171

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Silalothiasis of Submandibular Gland: Case Report and Review of the Literature

Pristina, Kosovo

Sialolithiasis is the most common disease of the Salivary glands. The majority of Salivary gland calculi occur in the submandibular gland. More than 80% of the salivary gland calculi appear in the submandibular gland. They can be located in the glandular parenchyma or frequently in the excretory duct.

This case report describes a 45 old patient presenting with submandibular gland sialolith, the subsequent patient management, the aetiology, diagnosis and various treatment modalities available for management of salivary gland calculi depending on their site and size.