Submandibular duct calculus with sialectasis

Case contributed by Dr Lee-Anne Slater


45 year old man presented with recurrence of a right neck lump beneath the jaw.

Patient Data

Age: 45
Gender: Male

The CT scan demonstrated a 6mm calculus in the distal right submandibular duct with associated sialectasis.

On the coronal images the dilated duct can be clearly traced to the calculus in the distal duct.

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Case information

rID: 14065
Published: 21st Jun 2011
Last edited: 29th Sep 2015
System: Head & Neck
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