Research Article| Volume 12, ISSUE 11, P1296-1301, November 1959

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Prefabricated radiopaque sutures in ductal sialolithotomy

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      The indications for the utilization of a prefabricated silk-braided wire suture (Ethicon, Inc.) in the surgical treatment of salivary stones of the oral floor have been discussed.
      Two case reports have been presented, to demonstrate the successful application of this radiopaque suture material.
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        • Baurmash H.
        • Mandel L.
        Surgical Excision of Miniature Sialoliths in Wharton's Duct.
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