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  1. ... with a wide margin of surrounding normal tissue. Minor salivary gland carcinomas Minor salivary gland cancers can develop in the glands in the ... mouth and throat. There are several types of minor salivary gland cancers, including adenoid cystic carcinoma, mucoepidermoid carcinoma, and ...
  2. What Is Salivary Gland Cancer? (American Cancer Society)  
    ... glands are rare. There are also several hundred minor salivary glands that are too small to see without a ... more often cancerous than benign. Cancers of the minor salivary glands most often start in the roof of the ...
  3. Salivary Glands (American Academy of Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery)  
    ... these glands, there are many tiny glands called minor salivary glands located in your lips, inner cheek area (buccal ... is taken (a sialogram). A lip biopsy of minor salivary glands may be needed to identify certain autoimmune diseases. ...
  4. Salivary Gland Disorders (InteliHealth) (Harvard Medical School)  
    ... major glands, 600 to 1,000 very tiny, minor salivary glands are scattered throughout the mouth and throat. They ... of cysts can form in the major or minor salivary glands. They may result from traumatic injuries, infections, or ...
  5. ... we see in the hard palate of a minor salivary gland cancer. Minor salivary gland cancers will typical arise at the junction of ...
  6. ... submandibular glands. There are also hundreds of small (minor) salivary glands lining parts of the mouth, nose, and larynx ... cancers grow more slowly than high-grade cancers. Minor salivary gland cancers are staged according to where they were ...
  7. Sialoliths (Columbia University, College of Dental Medicine)  
    ... also can occur in the parotid, sublingual and minor salivary glands. It is not clear what causes these stones ...
  8. Head and Neck Cancer (InteliHealth) (Harvard Medical School)  
    ... for cancers under the tongue or in the minor salivary glands, cancers that have invaded the facial nerve, and ...
  9. ... The rest are found in the lips, the minor salivary glands (which often occur in the roof of the ...
  10. Mouth Growths (Merck & Co., Inc.)  
    ... when saliva draining into the mouth from a minor salivary gland is blocked. Most mucoceles disappear in a week ...
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