"Parotid Gland" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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The largest of the three pairs of SALIVARY GLANDS. They lie on the sides of the FACE immediately below and in front of the EAR.
- Parotid Gland
- Gland, Parotid
- Glands, Parotid
- Parotid Glands
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Parotid Gland" by people in Profiles.
Rist TM, Baglam T, Pecha PP. A Perplexing Pediatric Parotid Mass. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2022 03 01; 148(3):277-278.
Gupta A, Lee JA, Nguyen SA, Lentsch EJ. Primary diffuse large B-cell lymphoma of the major salivary glands: Increasing incidence and survival. Am J Otolaryngol. 2021 May-Jun; 42(3):102938.
Yan F, Desiato VM, Nguyen SA, Lentsch EJ. Impact of greater auricular nerve sacrifice during parotidectomy on quality of life. Head Neck. 2021 01; 43(1):70-78.
Paolini B, Sterrett M, Jones R. Ectopic tooth buds and parotid aplasia are diagnostic features of partial facial duplication on pre- and postnatal MRI: Case report and literature review. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2020 Jun; 133:109920.
Fabie JE, Hatch JL, Cross AW, Oyer SL, Neskey DM, McRackan TR. Metastatic Salivary Ductal Carcinoma to the Mastoid Segment of the Facial Nerve. Otol Neurotol. 2018 09; 39(8):e722-e725.
Zhan KY, Graboyes EM, Nguyen SA, Day TA. Risk Factors Associated With Unplanned Readmission in Patients Undergoing Parotid Cancer Surgery: A Study of the National Cancer Database. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016 06 01; 142(6):544-50.
Zhan KY, Huang AT, Khaja SF, Bell D, Day TA. Predictors of survival in parotid adenocarcinoma not otherwise specified: a National Cancer Database study of 3155 patients. Head Neck. 2016 08; 38(8):1208-12.
Sood AJ, Houlton JJ, Nguyen SA, Gillespie MB. Facial nerve monitoring during parotidectomy: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015 Apr; 152(4):631-7.
Albergotti WG, Nguyen SA, Gillespie MB. In response to extracapsular dissection for benign parotid tumors: a meta-analysis. Laryngoscope. 2014 Feb; 124(2):E55.
Albergotti WG, Nguyen SA, Zenk J, Gillespie MB. Extracapsular dissection for benign parotid tumors: a meta-analysis. Laryngoscope. 2012 Sep; 122(9):1954-60.