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How to treat parotid gland swelling?

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Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal

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Posted on Sat, 24 Mar 2018 in Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
Question: A fried age 36 had Parotid swelling and surgery done , what are the chances of recurrence and same getting adverse or XXXXXXX be malignant , discharge summary attached
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Answered by Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Post sialendoscopy

Detailed Answer:
Hi
Welcome to Healthcare Magic and thanks for putting up the query
The procedure done is uneventful and no stone or stricture was found. They have dilated the duct opening that will help the salivary drainage.
There might be some inflammatory cause for the swelling.
There are no chance did malignancy as no growth was seen.
Recurrence cannot be ruled out.
Patient will recover soon.
Wishing you a speedy recovery.
Thanks and regards
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