A 68-year-old female patient was electively admitted to undergo superficial parotidectomy for a swelling of her left cheek. Radiologically the appearances were of a benign pleomorphic adenoma. This was confirmed cytologically.
To read this article in full you will need to make a payment
Purchase one-time access:Academic & Personal: 24 hour online accessCorporate R&D Professionals: 24 hour online access
One-time access price info
- For academic or personal research use, select 'Academic and Personal'
- For corporate R&D use, select 'Corporate R&D Professionals'
Subscribe:Subscribe to Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery
Already a print subscriber? Claim online access
Already an online subscriber? Sign in
Register: Create an account
Institutional Access: Sign in to ScienceDirect
- Landmarks for parotid gland surgery.J Laryngol Otol. Feb 2001; 115: 122-151
- A landmark for facial nerve identification during parotid surgery.J Oral Maxillofac Surg. April 1993; 51: 451-453
Chilla R, Steding G. Anomalies of muscles in parotid area – a contribution to parotid surgery [German] Dec 2001;80(12):748–9.
Walmsley T., Quains elements of anatomy, vol. IV, Part II, 1923. p. 34–5.
Published online: October 23, 2006
© 2006 British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.