Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Radiology
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Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Radiology. 2013, 1(1), 1-3
DOI: 10.12691/oral-1-1-1
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Chronic Bacterial Sialadenitis-A Case Report

Laliytha Kumar Bijai1, Venkatesh Jayaraman1, and Ravi David Austin1

1Department of Oral Medicine And Radiology, Rajah Muthiah Dental College And Hospital, Annamalai University, Chidambaram, India

Pub. Date: December 25, 2013

Cite this paper:
Laliytha Kumar Bijai, Venkatesh Jayaraman and Ravi David Austin. Chronic Bacterial Sialadenitis-A Case Report. Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Radiology. 2013; 1(1):1-3. doi: 10.12691/oral-1-1-1

Abstract

Sialadenitis is an acute infection of the salivary glands. The parotid gland is most commonly affected by inflammation. Staphylococcus aureus is the most common pathogen associated with acute parotitis. Inflammatory changes in the ducts are known as sialodochitis. Inflammatory diseases of the salivary glands (Sialadenitis). Here we report a case of recurrent bacterial sialadenitis in a 45- year-old female patient on the left lower third of her face.

Keywords:
parotid gland swelling bacterial sialadenitis infection

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