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Salivary gland tumors: Epidemiology, diagnosis, evaluation, and staging

Scott A Laurie, MD, FRCPC
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Bruce E Brockstein, MD
David M Brizel, MD
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Michael E Ross, MD


This topic discusses the clinical presentation, diagnosis, initial evaluation, and staging of salivary gland tumors.

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(See "Pathology of head and neck neoplasms", section on 'Salivary gland tumors'.)

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