Major salivary gland aplasia and hypoplasia in Down syndrome: review of the literature and report of a case
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Is part ofClinical case reports ; vol. 5, no. 6, pp. 939-944.
Salivary gland aplasia and hypoplasia are rarely described in the medical literature. This article presents a case of aplasia and hypoplasia of the major salivary glands in a patient with Down syndrome. A literature review, as well as an overview of the diagnosis and management of this condition, is presented.