Accessory parotid glands

Case contributed by Dr Domenico Nicoletti


Incidental finding during CT examination

Patient Data

Age: 75 years
Gender: Male

Incidental finding.

Bilaterally presence of ectopic salivary gland tissue over the masseter muscle distinct from the main parotid gland.

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Case information

rID: 38870
Published: 8th Aug 2015
Last edited: 5th Sep 2020
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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