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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sialolithiasis

Sialolithiasis (also termed salivary calculi, or salivary stones), is a condition where a calcified mass or sialolith forms within a salivary gland, usually in the duct of the submandibular gland (also termed "Wharton's duct"). Less commonly the parotid gland or rarely the sublingual gland or a minor salivary gland may develop salivary stones.

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A salivary gland stone -- also called salivary duct stone -- is a calcified structure that may form inside a salivary gland or duct. It can block the flow of saliva into the mouth. The majority of ...

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A doctor told him there was a blockage, and possibly a stone, in his sublingual (under-the-tongue) salivary gland. ... Salivary stones, also known as salivary duct stones or sialolithiasis, are ...

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Salivary gland stones are also known as salivary duct stone. A salivary gland stone can block the flow of saliva in to the mouth. This can cause swelling and pain in the gland. Know the causes, symptoms, treatments and home remedies for salivary gland stones.

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The main symptom of salivary duct stones is pain in your face, mouth, or neck that becomes worse just before or during meals. This is because your salivary glands produce saliva to facilitate eating.

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Most salivary stones affect glands lying at the bottom of the mouth called the submandibular glands. However, stones can also impair functioning of the parotid glands and the sublingual glands found underneath the tongue. Symptoms of Salivary Stones. People suffering from salivary stones may not experience any symptoms until the stones grow ...

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The development of tiny calcium deposits, or stones, within a salivary gland is called sialolithiasis, or salivary gland stones. The majority of the stones affect the submandibular glands located at the floor of the mouth, and can block the flow of saliva into the mouth.

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/salivary-gland...

Salivary gland tumors can begin in any of the salivary glands in your mouth, neck or throat. Salivary glands make saliva, which aids in digestion, keeps your mouth moist and supports healthy teeth. You have three pairs of major salivary glands under and behind your jaw — parotid, sublingual and submandibular.

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Some people form one or more small stones in a salivary gland. This occurs most commonly in people between the ages of 30 and 60 years, although it can occur at any age. It is more common in men than in women. The reason why a stone forms is not known. A salivary gland stone is sometimes called a sialolith or a salivary calculus. Most salivary ...

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Stones can sometimes form in the salivary glands of the mouth. If a stone becomes large enough, it can block the gland, which can lead to pain and swelling. Salivary stones are rarely serious, and ...