Salivary glands

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Author: Mikael Häggström, M.D. [note 1]
The major salivary glands are the parotid, submandibular, and sublingual glands.


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  1. 1.0 1.1 Steve C Lee, MD, PhD. Salivary Gland Neoplasms. Medscape. Updated: Jan 13, 2021}}
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  2. Image by Mikael Häggström, MD. Reference for description: Bin Xu, M.D., Ph.D.. Pleomorphic adenoma. Last author update: 30 July 2021. Last staff update: 5 August 2021
  3. Image by Mikael Häggström, MD. References for entries:
    - Köybaşioğlu FF, Önal B, Han Ü, Adabağ A, Şahpaz A (2020). "Cytomorphological findings in diagnosis of Warthin tumor ". Turk J Med Sci 50 (1): 148-154. doi:10.3906/sag-1901-215. PMID 31769640. PMC: 7080357. Archived from the original. . 
    - Dr.S. Malliga (2006-10-18). A correlative cytological and histopathological study on lesions of salivary gland.
    - Chan MKM, McGuire LJ: Cytodiagnosis of Lesions Presenting as Salivary Gland Swellings: A Report of Seven Cases. Diagn Cytopathol 8: 439-443, 1992b.
  4. Adriana Handra-Luca, M.D., Ph.D., Jen-Fan Hang, M.D.. Warthin tumor. Pathology Outlines. Last author update: 1 September 2012. Last staff update: 28 June 2022

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