Submandibular sialolithiasis (ultrasound)

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Pain and swelling at the right mandibular angle.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male

Note: This case has been tagged as "legacy" as it no longer meets image preparation and/or other case publication guidelines.


Compact stone with acoustic shadowing in the dilated submandibular duct.

Case Discussion

A longitudinal ultrasound section through the right submandibular gland and duct showed an obstructing stone.

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Case information

rID: 13851
Published: 24th May 2011
Last edited: 7th Sep 2020
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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