volume 40, issue 3, Pe75-e81 2012
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcms.2011.05.002
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Ivica Lukšić, Mišo Virag, Spomenka Manojlović, Darko Macan

Abstract: SUMMARY IntroductionThe aim of this study was to determine the types, frequency, distribution, and demographic characteristics of salivary gland tumours in a large representative sample. Patients and MethodsWe retrospectively analysed the medical records of 779 patients with tumours of the salivary glands surgically treated from 1985 and 2009 at a single institution. ResultsOf all cases, there were 500 benign and 279 malignant tumours. The average age of patients with benign and malignant salivary gland tumou…

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