Int J Angiol 2019; 28(03): 210-214
DOI: 10.1055/s-0039-1694296
Case Report
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Venous Malformation of the Parotid Gland

Shifa Zareena
1  Department of General Surgery, Saveetha Medical College Hospital, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
,
K.B. Dinesh
1  Department of General Surgery, Saveetha Medical College Hospital, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
,
Bharath Narayanasami
1  Department of General Surgery, Saveetha Medical College Hospital, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
,
G. Marunraj
2  Department of Vascular Surgery, Saveetha Medical College Hospital, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
,
Arcot Rekha
1  Department of General Surgery, Saveetha Medical College Hospital, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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Publication Date:
15 July 2019 (eFirst)

Abstract

Vascular malformations of the parotid gland are extremely rare. A 23-year-old female presented with tender parotid swelling with mild compressibility. Diagnosis was made by ultrasonogram and confirmed by magnetic resonance imaging. Facial nerve preserving surgical excision of the superficial parotid gland with infiltration of foam sclerosant was done.