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Intraoral minor salivary gland tumors: A review of 75 cases in a Libyan population
Mohamed Abdullah Jaber
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Published in Elsevier
2006
PMID: 16181771
Volume: 35
   
Issue: 2
Pages: 150 - 154
Abstract
Minor salivary gland carcinomas are uncommon but most often occur in the oral cavity, particularly the hard palate. Dental examination may provide an opportunity for early detection. During the period of 1977-2000 a group of 75 patients (31 males and 44 females, median age 44.2 years and range 15-86 years) with minor salivary gland tumors were diagnosed, based on the 1991 WHO classification. The peak occurrence of the tumors was in the fifth decade for males and sixth decade for females. The frequency of benign tumors was 38.6% (n = 29) and malignant tumors 61.3% (n = 46). Pleomorphic adenoma ...
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JournalData powered by TypesetInternational Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
PublisherData powered by TypesetElsevier
ISSN9015027
Open AccessNo
Concepts (7)
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    Benign
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    Intraoral
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    Malignant
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    Minor
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    Retrospective
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    Tumor
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    Salivary gland