Epithelial salivary gland tumors in Ahvaz, southwest of Iran

Saede Atarbashi Moghadam, Fazele Atarbashi Moghadam & Mehdi Dadfar
Background and aims. Salivary gland tumors are rare and specific lesions. There are differences in the incidence and frequency of salivary tumors in both minor and major salivary glands in different countries. This study was carried out to determine the prevalence of major and minor salivary gland tumors in Ahvaz in the south of Iran. Materials and methods. All the cases, recorded in Imam Khomeyni Hospital and Shafa Hospital, Ahvaz, Iran from 1997 to 2008...