Diagnostic Value of Minor Salivary Gland Biopsy: A Retrospective Study

Demiral U., Karapinar G., Ekmekcioglu H., Unur M.

CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL HEALTH SCIENCES, vol.11, no.1, pp.91-95, 2021 (ESCI) identifier identifier


Objective: Minor salivary gland biopsy is an adjunctive diagnostic method which is widely used and its diagnostic value is still controversial. It is mainly used in sarcoidosis and Sjogren's Syndrome. This study aims to identify the contribution of histopathological diagnosis to clinical diagnosis and to supply information to literature.