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Related to sialadenitis: chronic sialadenitis, Sjogren's syndrome


Inflammation of a salivary gland.

[Greek sialon, saliva + adenitis.]
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Noun1.sialadenitis - inflammation of the salivary glands
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat


, sialoadenitis
n. sialoadenitis, infl. de una glándula salival.
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8%) was the most common lesion followed by sialadenitis of submandibular salivary gland, carcinoma of parotid gland and sialadenitis of the parotid gland.
sialadenosis, polycystic disease, radiation sialadenitis, and pneumoparotid), neoplastic diseases (e.
The patient might also have a history of multiple episodes of acute suppurative sialadenitis.
Infectious/Inflammatory: Parotiditis, parotid abscess, cellulitis, radiation sialadenitis, lymphoepithelial cysts, type 1 and 2 (Figure 13D).
Other common presentations include Riedel's thyroiditis, autoimmune pancreatitis, sclerosing cholangitis, sialadenitis, dacryoadenitis, periaortitis, an eosinophilic rash, and pseudotumor of the lung, lymph nodes, or orbits.
IgG4- associated multifocal systemic fibrosis complicating sclerosing sialadenitis, hypophysitis, and retroperitoneal fibrosis, but lacking pancreatic involvement.
34 The reason for gland resection in our study is the fact that all these patients suffered from multiple episodes of sialadenitis thus intervention was necessary, another reason being the non availability of lithotripsy and sialoendoscopy in our institute.
The diagnostic criteria for SS were reformulated in 2012 by The Sjogren's International Collaborative Clinical Alliance (SICCA) and presence of two of the following articles was stated to be significant: 1) Positive serology [(anti-SSA and/or anti-SSB) or (positive rheumatoid factor and ANA (3) 1:320)], 2) Keratoconjunctivitis sicca, Focal lymphocytic sialadenitis on salivary gland biopsy (8).
1,12] The procedure is usually performed as day-case surgery, reducing the hospital stay, and the only contraindication to sialendoscopy is acute sialadenitis, since the inflamed and friable ducts are more prone to injury, increasing the risk of creating a false tract and spreading infection throughout the parenchyma of the gland and soft tissues of the head and neck.
coli on routine bacterial culture 2) On cytopathology of submandibular lymph node revealed sialadenitis with reactive lymphadenopathy.