Chronic parotitis

Case contributed by Dr Fakhry Mahmoud Ebouda

Presentation

Bilateral parotid swelling since long time.

Patient Data

Age: 23 years.
Modality: MRI

The superficial and deep lobes of both parotid glands appear enlarged with heterogeneous MRI signal intensity. They have small variable sized small cystic like appearing changes being low on T1 and high on T2 WIs. The glands show rather fair enhancement with intervening non enhancing cystic changes.

Case Discussion

Sequel of chronic parotitis.

PlayAdd to Share

Case Information

rID: 43697
Case created: 21st Mar 2016
Last edited: 22nd Mar 2016
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.
Loadinganimation

Alert accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.