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Salivary Gland Scanning (Parotid Gland and Submandibular Gland)

  • Zhonghui XuEmail author
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Abstract

In this chapter, the normal sectional images and corresponding schematic diagrams of the parotid gland, para-parotid gland, and submandibular gland are shown. Scanning method, sectional structures, measuring methods, normal values, and clinical applications are introduced.

Keywords

Ultrasonography Atlas Schematic diagram Two-dimensional ultrasound Color Doppler flow image Parotid gland Para-parotid gland Submandibular gland Salivary gland 

Abbreviations

PG

Patotid gland

ECA

External carotid gland

APG

Para-parotid gland

LN

Lymph node

FA

Facial artery

SMG

Submandibular gland

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© Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. and People's Military Medical Press 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of UltrasoundPeking Union Medical College HospitalBeijingPeople’s Republic of China

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