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CASE REPORT

Case Report of Idiopathic Sialectasis of Stensen\'s Duct and Literature Review

Chandira Gunasena, Gamini Nawarathne, Ananda Rathnayake, Chandima Weerasinghe

Keywords : Case report, Idiopathic, Sialectasis, Stensen\'s duct

Citation Information : Gunasena C, Nawarathne G, Rathnayake A, Weerasinghe C. Case Report of Idiopathic Sialectasis of Stensen\'s Duct and Literature Review. J Oral Health Comm Dent 2021; 15 (1):37-40.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10062-0092

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 01-04-2021

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2021; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

This paper discusses a case of idiopathic sialectasis of the Stensen\'s duct in a 51-year-old male patient diagnosed and managed successfully. Idiopathic sialectasis is a rare presentation. Diagnosis of this entity is by clinical, radiological, and ultrasonological correlation. The literature on this entity is scarce, so this paper intends to provide a literature review and analysis into the epidemiology and management aspects.


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