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Parotid Fistula: Available Treatment Modalities

Dr Shilpa S Patankar, Dr Girija A Patil, Dr Juhi Sahajwani, Dr Prajyoth Reddy

Abstract: Parotid fistulas are rare and painful post operative complications of the maxillofacial region. Parotid fistulas due to the injury of the stensons duct can be identified on table and treated through primary repair , if not recognized it can lead to salivary fistula and sialocele formation which cannot heal spontaneously because of continuous flow of saliva. Early detection and treatment is necessary so as to prevent wound dehiscence and infection.

Keywords: parotid gland, parotid fistula, pressure dressing

Country: India, Subject Area: Medical Surgical

Pages: 752 - 754

Edition: Volume 8 Issue 7, July 2019

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Dr Shilpa S Patankar, Dr Girija A Patil, Dr Juhi Sahajwani, Dr Prajyoth Reddy, "Parotid Fistula: Available Treatment Modalities", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/archive/v8i7/show_abstract.php?id=ART20199615, Volume 8 Issue 7, July 2019, 752 - 754

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