Marietta Tan, Author at Renal and Urology News

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Parotitis

OVERVIEW: What every practitioner needs to know Are you sure your patient has parotitis? What are the typical findings for this disease? Parotid disease in children can result from multiple etiologies, including infectious, inflammatory, congenital, or neoplastic processes. The practitioner should differentiate parotitis, or generalized inflammation of the parotid gland, from discrete parotid masses. The…

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