Biopsia de glándula salival

Cuando se detectan protuberancias anormales o para realizar la prueba del síndrome de Sjögren, se extrae una pequeña porción de glándula salival para realizar una biopsia con aguja. La aguja extrae una pequeña muestra de tejido glandular, el cual es enviado al laboratorio para ser analizado.Biopsia de glándula salival

Revision

Last reviewed 3/22/2013 by Ashutosh Kacker, MD, BS, Associate Professor of Otolaryngology, Weill Cornell Medical College, and Associate Attending Otolaryngologist, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, Bethanne Black, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.

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