Normal x-ray: submandibular region (extra-oral radiography)

Case contributed by Dr Dalia Ibrahim

Presentation

Pain & swelling in the right submandibular region, physician suspected submandibular sialolithiasis

Patient Data

Age: 40-year-old
Gender: Male

No evidence of sialiolithiasis

Case Discussion

Conventional radiographs used for the evaluation of salivary gland disease include lateral oblique views of the mandible, panoramic view, intraoral occlusal views and anteroposterior views of the parotid gland.1

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Case information

rID: 38053
Case created: 2nd Jul 2015
Last edited: 29th Nov 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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