Parotidectomy

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Endoscopic Parotidectomy Is Safer, Less Costly, and Offers Improved …   -  Sep 29, 2008
By Mary Beth Nierengarten. CHICAGO -- September 29, 2008 -- For patients with benign lesions in the parotid tail, minimally-invasive endoscopic surgery ... DG News

ORLive Presents: Advances in Parotidectomy and Thyroidectomy Surgery …   -  Dec 11, 2007
HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - December 12, 2007) - On December 11, 2007, at 6:00 pm CST join surgeons Randal S. Weber, MD, FACS, and Gary L. Clayman, DMD, MD, ... marketwire.com

ORLive Presents: Advances in Parotidectomy and Minimally Invasive …   -  Jul 30, 2008
SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - July 15, 2008) - Join head and neck surgeons, Dr. Lisa Orloff and Dr. David Terris, for a live webcast on technical ... marketwire.com

… muscle flap reconstruction during parotidectomy to prevent Frey's ...   -  Mar 1, 2005
...(1) The reported incidence of Frey's syndrome following parotidectomy has varied ... Following the parotidectomy, the length of the surgical defect that ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

Use of AlloDerm implant to improve cosmesis after parotidectomy.( …   -  Aug 1, 2007
Parotidectomy creates a cosmetic deformity below the ear. Oftentimes, nothing is done to ... Functional outcome after total parotidectomy reconstruction. ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

… muscle flap for parotidectomy contour deformities.(HEAD AND NECK …   -  Jan 1, 2006
The bipedicled sternocleidomastoid (SCM) muscle flap is useful for the reconstruction of contour deformities secondary to parotidectomy defects. ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

EBSCOhost Connection: Radiation Therapy for Post Parotidectomy …   -  Jul 1, 2005
Radiation Therapy for Post Parotidectomy Fistula Radiation Therapy for Post Parotidectomy Fistula The incidence of parotid fistula following the surgery has ... Subscription - Internet Journal of Oncology - EBSCO Publishing

Parotidectomy.(Adult Health Advisor 2006)   -  Nov 1, 2006
A parotidectomy is a procedure for removing a parotid gland. The parotid glands are in the cheeks just in front of and slightly below your ears. ... $4.95 - Clinical Reference Systems - ECNext

Parotidectomy.(Adult Health Advisor 2007)   -  May 31, 2007
A parotidectomy is a procedure for removing a parotid gland. The parotid glands are in the cheeks just in front of and slightly below your ears. ... $4.95 - Clinical Reference Systems - ECNext

Parotidectomy.(parotid gland removal method)   -  May 24, 2006
A parotidectomy is a procedure for removing a parotid gland. The parotid glands are in the cheeks just in front of and slightly below your ears. ... $4.95 - Clinical Reference Systems - ECNext

Minimally invasive surgery for parotid pleomorphic adenoma.   -  May 1, 2005
Compared with total parotidectomy and complete superficial parotidectomy for the ... During parotidectomy, the great auricular nerve, located near the ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

Acinic cell carcinoma of the parotid gland: a 15-year review limited...   -  Sep 1, 2005
For the most part, treatment included either superficial parotidectomy or total parotidectomy with facial nerve preservation; 1 patient with coexisting ... Free with registration - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

Preservation of the superficial lobe for deep-lobe parotid tumors: a...   -  Aug 1, 2005
Superficial parotidectomy is associated in most cases with periauricular ... A complete parotidectomy is more likely to be associated with a larger ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

Technology Minimizes Risk Of Postoperative Facial Paresis   -  Mar 5, 2008
Michel and his colleagues performed a retrospective review of 25 patients who underwent superficial parotidectomy using Starion's ENTceps to assess safety ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Special scalpel reduces blood loss, facial nerve trauma in salivary …   -  Jun 28, 2005
In the 13 patients who needed total parotidectomy, no significant differences were noted between the four who had conventional surgery and the nine who had ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma of the parotid gland.(Case …   -  Oct 1, 2006
We describe a new case in which the patient underwent parotidectomy only to ... Two years earlier, he had undergone parotidectomy for the treatment of a ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

… ' Tissue Welding Technology Safe and Effective in Parotidectomy P   -  Mar 4, 2008
Study Finds Starion Instruments' Tissue Welding Technology Safe and Effective in Parotidectomy Procedures. from PR Newswire. Highbeam Research – FREE Trial. Pay-Per-View - PR Newswire - HighBeam Research

Special scalpel reduces blood loss, facial nerve trauma in salivary …   -  Jul 2, 2005
In the 13 patients who needed total parotidectomy, no significant differences were noted between the four who had conventional surgery and the nine who had ... i-newswire.com

Epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma.(HEAD AND NECK CLINIC)   -  Dec 1, 2005
She underwent a superficial parotidectomy with preservation of the facial nerve. ... The patient underwent a total parotidectomy, partial auriculectomy, ... Free with registration - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

New HARMONIC FOCUS™ Provides Advantages In Surgical Efficiency, …   -  Oct 14, 2007
2 Use of the HARMONIC SCALPEL® in Superficial and Total Parotidectomy for Benign and Malignant Disease. Jackson LL, Gourin CG, Thomas DS, et al. ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Parotid sialocele in a 10-year-old girl.(PEDIATRIC OTOLARYNGOLOGY …   -  Jan 1, 2007
The sialocele was approached via a parotidectomy incision (figure 3). The cyst was opened, ... They can also follow parotidectomy or rhytidectomy. ... Free with registration - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

Toxoplasmosis lymphadenitis presenting as a parotid mass: a report of...   -  Oct 1, 2006
A superficial parotidectomy was performed along with removal of several adjacent superior jugulodigastric lymph nodes. Histopathology of the parotid mass ... Free with registration - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

Sarcoidosis presenting as a solitary parotid mass.(Case study)   -  Oct 1, 2006
The patient underwent a superficial parotidectomy. Pathologic examination of the specimen revealed chronic inflammation and fibrosis involving an ... Free with registration - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

Epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma.(HEAD AND NECK CLINIC)   -  Dec 1, 2005
...in Mexico with a right parotid neoplasm. She underwent a superficial parotidectomy with preservation of the facial nerve. The pathology was reported as an. $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

The Golden Rule   -  Apr 26, 2006
The ENT thought a simple in-office superficial parotidectomy would be sufficient. ... Usually, parotid masses are resected with a superficial parotidectomy. ... RDH

Cancer Therapy; Researchers describe findings in cancer therapy...   -  Mar 7, 2006
Study 2: Radiotherapy was advised after parotidectomy for optimal disease control of parotid area lymph node metastases from cutaneous squamous cell ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Fat Signal Suppression in Head and Neck Imaging Using Fast Spin-Echo-...   -  Nov 27, 2005
The patient had a history of right parotidectomy for poorly differentiated parotid carcinoma. Despite careful shimming, fat signal intensity in the region ... AJNR (subscription)

Usefulness of the LigaSure Vessel Sealing System During Superficial …   -  Nov 16, 2005
Total operative time for conservative partial parotidectomy with traditional excision ranged from 115 to 235 minutes (mean, 155.8 minutes). ... Archives of Otolaryngology

New York Miscellaneous Reports - CHIN v. GENDEN, 104316/07 (3-2- …   -  Mar 2, 2009
Defendant's expert sets forth that Dr. Genden performed a deep lobe parotidectomy and infratemporal fossa dissection on Mr. Chin, on January 11, 2005, ... Pay-Per-View - New York Miscellaneous Reports - Loislaw

Electrosurgical forceps for ENT.(FOCUS ON: Electrosurgical Products)...   -  Feb 1, 2009
The ENTceps minimizes intraoperative and postoperative complications and may reduce the development of facial paresis in parotidectomy procedures. ... Pay-Per-View - Surgical Products - HighBeam Research

Dental sinus with parotid duct fistula: An unusual presentation.(Case...   -  Jul 1, 2007
...sup] [13] Parotidectomy (superficial and total) has been described for resistant cases but is technically difficult due to the absence of definite tissue ... Free with registration - Indian Journal of Plastic Surgery - AccessMyLibrary.com

Fine-Needle Aspiration for Parotid Gland Lesions More Accurate in …   -  Oct 26, 2007
..."The next logical step would be too look at whether the outcomes of patients who undergo FNA prior to parotidectomy improve [compared with patients who do ... DG News

Fibrin glue in thyroid and parathyroid surgery: is under-flap suction...   -  Aug 1, 2006
Use of fibrin glue in parotidectomy closure. Laryngoscope 1996;106:784-7. (2.) Rockville, Md.: US Food and Drug Administration. ... Free with registration - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

Modifier 24 and modifier 79.(PRACTICE MANAGEMENT CLINIC)(practice …   -  Feb 1, 2007
An example would be a patient with acute maxillary sinusitis who underwent a parotidectomy (90-day global period). In this case, the E&M visit would be ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

Outpatient management of infected hardware in the oncology patient.( …   -  Aug 1, 2006
At that time, he underwent a parotidectomy with positive margins and postsurgical electron-beam radiotherapy. He remained in clinical remission until 2003, ... Free with registration - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

Osteoclast-like giant-cell tumor of the parotid with salivary duct...   -  Oct 1, 2007
The patient underwent a left total parotidectomy and cervical lymph node dissection. As far as we know, ours is the only reported case of a primary ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the salivary glands: a 20-year review...   -  Oct 1, 2005
Most of these patients had superficial parotid lesions and they had undergone a superficial parotidectomy; those who had tumors that involved the deep lobe ... Free with registration - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

University of Pittsburgh, US Researchers' findings from University of...   -  Dec 19, 2006
Study 2: Neck dissection with parotidectomy is valuable in diagnosing squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the parotid gland due to the high incidence of ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Cutaneous leiomyomatosis and parotid pleomorphic adenoma.(CASE …   -  Sep 1, 2005
The tumor was resected through a left superficial parotidectomy with an "S" ... (13) The treatment of choice is a total or superficial parotidectomy. ... Free with registration - Journal of Drugs in Dermatology - AccessMyLibrary.com

Article: Casto reportedly transfers to Franklin. - Spokesman-Review (...   -  Jun 5, 2007
Article: Parotidectomy in southern Africa.(Letter to the editor) ... Parotidectomy in Cape ... experience. S Afr J Surg 1984; 22: 4. ... Pay-Per-View - Spokesman-Review - HighBeam Research

Life is better lived together   -  May 6, 2009
We set a date for surgery to remove the tumor, but elected not to do a parotidectomy, which would have been much more invasive. With this type of surgery, ... Diboll Free Press

Xanthogranulomatous sialadenitis: a case report and literature review.   -  Jun 1, 2005
The mass persisted despite medical management, and the patient subsequently underwent a superficial parotidectomy. Histologic examination of the resected ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

Article: Saxons' week perfect: Ferris finishes what it starts to whip...   -  Dec 2, 2006
Article: Parotidectomy in southern Africa.(Letter to the editor) ... Parotidectomy in Cape ... experience. S Afr J Surg 1984; 22: 4. ... Pay-Per-View - Spokesman-Review - HighBeam Research

Xanthogranulomatous sialadenitis: a case report and literature review.   -  Jun 1, 2005
The mass persisted despite medical management, and the patient subsequently underwent a superficial parotidectomy. Histologic examination of the resected ... Pay-Per-View - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Records are gathered from the county clerks' offices and from the...   -  Nov 19, 2008
Robert D. Woods MD for an undetermined amount claimed due for medical malpractice during parotidectomy. Carol J. Pliska vs. Equity Management Group Inc. et ... $2.95 - Lexington Herald Leader - NewsBank

$6.5 million gift to UCSF from Irwin and Joan Jacobs for head and...   -  Oct 27, 2009
Within weeks of his diagnosis, Jacobs was under the care of Eisele, who removed the tumor with a parotidectomy, preserving Jacobs' facial nerve. ... Genetic Engineering News - Genetic Engineering News (press release)

Ohio Appellate Reports - MIELKE v. BAIBAK, L-07-1356 (6-5-2009)   -  Jun 5, 2009
Dr. Baibak then performed a parotidectomy. He removed not only a benign mixed tumor, but also performed an almost total removal of the parotid, ... Pay-Per-View - Ohio Appellate Reports - Loislaw

Williams v. State, No. CIV S-07-1768-GEB-CMK-P (EDCal. 09/27/2007)   -  Sep 27, 2007
Dr. Winthrop hall has Recommended the following Operation (Left Subtotal Parotidectomy) on 4-24-03 Operation was competed 4-24-03. ... $2.95 - U.S. District Court, Eastern District... - VersusLaw

Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - SEARS v. ASTRUE (SDIowa 9- …   -  Sep 11, 2008
On September 12, 2003, Sears underwent a left superficial parotidectomy (Tr. 254-58). On May 15, 2003, Dr. Aul wrote: [Sears] developed a stroke circa 11/02 ... Pay-Per-View - Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - Loislaw

Article: Letter: your texts.(Letters) - Daily Record (Glasgow,...   -  Sep 30, 2008
Biotech Week; September 24, 2008 ; 700+ words ... ... nerve," wrote B. O'Regan and colleagues, Queen Margaret Hospital (see also Parotidectomy). ... Pay-Per-View - Daily Record - HighBeam Research

A typical case of divided nevus of the eyelid.(Images)(Editorial)(Case...   -  Jul 1, 2007
Radiation therapy for post parotidectomy fistula. Int J Oncol 2005;27:3. 7. Arnaud S, Batifol D, Goudot P, Yachouh J. Nonsurgical management of the parotid ... Free with registration - Indian Journal of Plastic Surgery - AccessMyLibrary.com

Use of negative-pressure dressings to manage a difficult surgical...   -  Jun 1, 2006
We performed a left total auriculectomy, a left superficial parotidectomy, and a left radical neck dissection. The resulting surgical defect was closed with ... Free with registration - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

Invasive metastatic skin cancer in the background of chronic lymphocyt...   -  Feb 1, 2007
The patient was taken to the operating room for a radical left parotidectomy, left neck dissection, zygomatic arch resection, and infratemporal resection ... Free with registration - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

Primary carcinoid tumor of the parotid gland: a case report and...   -  Aug 1, 2006
Incisional biopsy initially revealed the presence of a parotid tumor, and it was extirpated by superficial parotidectomy. On gross examination, the specimen ... Free with registration - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

NEW DEVELOPMENTS: Advances in the treatment of salivary gland …   -  Nov 27, 2006
...salivary tumours can be safely treated by procedures much less extensive than a superficial parotidectomy, with a commensurate reduction in morbidity. ... Free with registration - The Practitioner - AccessMyLibrary.com

Neck Dissection May Be Warranted For All Primary Parotid Cancers   -  Mar 25, 2005
To investigate further, the researchers assessed regional recurrence rates and survival in 83 patients who underwent parotidectomy for cN0 parotid cancers. ... Cancerpage.com

Article: Update: Mum and son,12 stabbed at home.(News) - Sunday Mail...   -  Nov 4, 2007
Biotech Week; September 24, 2008 ; 700+ words ... ... nerve," wrote B. O'Regan and colleagues, Queen Margaret Hospital (see also Parotidectomy). ... Pay-Per-View - Sunday Mail - HighBeam Research

Sarcoidosis presenting as a solitary parotid mass: an uncommon but...   -  Apr 1, 2007
The diagnosis was established on the basis of pathologic examination after parotidectomy. Current diagnostic criteria. A diagnosis of sarcoidosis is based ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

Article: Biker dies in smash.(News) - Daily Record (Glasgow, Scotland)...   -  Mar 20, 2006
Biotech Week; September 24, 2008 ; 700+ words ... ... nerve," wrote B. O'Regan and colleagues, Queen Margaret Hospital (see also Parotidectomy). ... Pay-Per-View - Daily Record - HighBeam Research

Paralytic lagophthalmos: gold-weight implantation.(FACIAL PLASTIC …   -  Sep 1, 2006
The surgery can be performed as a stand-alone procedure or at the time of parotidectomy or temporal bone surgery when facial nerve function has been ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

Cancer Treatments; Abducens nerve palsy and Horner syndrome caused …   -  Aug 23, 2005
After radical parotidectomy, radiation therapy and systemic chemotherapy, the primary parotid carcinoma was completely remitted." ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Synergistic reconstruction of a cervicofacial defect using a free...   -  Oct 1, 2005
He subsequently underwent a salvage resection, which included a wide local excision of the cervical skin, a total parotidectomy, a total auriculectomy, ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

Squamous cell carcinoma of the accessory parotid gland.(HEAD AND …   -  Oct 1, 2007
He had been initially treated with a right total parotidectomy and resection of the right accessory gland tumor with facial nerve preservation. ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors of the head and neck: two …   -  Jun 1, 2006
The patient underwent complete excision of the tumor by means of an extended total conservative parotidectomy. This was performed through a postauricular ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

Treatment of locally metastatic melanoma: a novel approach.(CASE …   -  Aug 1, 2007
She had subsequently undergone over 5 surgeries for disease recurrence, including an auriculectomy and a parotidectomy. After the most recent surgery, ... $4.95 - Journal of Drugs in Dermatology - ECNext

Cutaneous carcinoma with mixed histology: a potential etiology for...   -  Jul 1, 2005
...the possible use of adjuvant treatment modalities (such as postoperative radiotherapy, superficial parotidectomy, and/or closer follow-up after ... $4.95 - Southern Medical Journal - ECNext



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