Parotitis

Case contributed by Dr Dalia Ibrahim

Presentation

Left parotid swelling and pain.

Patient Data

Age: 45 year old
Gender: Female
Modality: CT

Left parotid gland enlargement, it shows increased in homogeneous parenchymal density (compare to the right side), mild overlying subcutaneous smudging is noted.

No hyperdense calculi. No solid or cystic masses seen.

Few enlarged lymph nodes are seen within both parotid glands,  at level Ib and level II upper deep cervical lymph nodes, likely reactive. 

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Case Information

rID: 30945
Case created: 10th Sep 2014
Last edited: 9th Jan 2016
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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