Salivary Duct Stones and Strictures Nonoperative treatment
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Accepted for publication May 1, 1996.

We thank Timothy Andregg, RT(R)/CV, for his technical advice and preparation of the instruments and procedures, M. Albertini for the photographs, and Madonna Bahr for preparation of the manuscript. C. J. Tegmeyer, MD, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, provided the Tegwire.


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