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Mandibular Salivary Gland Defect (Stafne)
Lisa J. Koenig, BChD, DDS, MS
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Clinical Issues

          • Diagnostic Checklist

            TERMINOLOGY

            • Synonyms

              • Lingual salivary gland depression, static bone cavity, idiopathic bone cavity, latent bone cyst, Stafne bone cyst/cavity
            • Definitions

              • Described by Stafne as bone depression on lingual posterior (LP) mandible inferior to mandibular canal caused by failure of ossification of Meckel cartilage
              • Other variants since described and etiology revised: Defects contain salivary gland or fatty soft tissue

            IMAGING

            • General Features

              • Radiographic Findings

                • CT Findings

                  DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                    PATHOLOGY

                    • General Features

                      • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                        CLINICAL ISSUES

                        • Presentation

                          • Demographics

                            • Natural History & Prognosis

                              • Treatment

                                DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                • Consider

                                  Selected References

                                  1. Deyhimi P et al: Stafne bone cavity with ectopic salivary gland tissue in the anterior of mandible. Dent Res J (Isfahan). 13(5):454-457, 2016
                                  2. Lee KH et al: An unusual presentation of Stafne bone cyst. J Maxillofac Oral Surg. 14(3):841-4, 2015
                                  3. Assaf AT et al: Prevalence of Stafne's bone cavity--retrospective analysis of 14,005 panoramic views. In Vivo. 28(6):1159-64, 2014
                                  4. Griffa A et al: Anterior Stafne bone defect mimicking an odontogenic cyst. J Craniofac Surg. 25(3):1126-8, 2014
                                  5. Herranz-Aparicio J et al: Stafne's bone cavity: an unusual case with involvement of the buccal and lingual mandibular plates. J Clin Exp Dent. 6(1):e96-9, 2014
                                  6. Taysi M et al: Stafne bone defect in the anterior mandible. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 43(7):20140075, 2014
                                  7. Kim JS: Multilocular developmental salivary gland defect. Imaging Sci Dent. 42(4):261-3, 2012
                                  8. Sisman Y et al: Anterior Stafne bone defect mimicking a residual cyst: a case report. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 39(2):124-6, 2010
                                  9. Quesada-Gómez C et al: Stafne bone cavity: a retrospective study of 11 cases. Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal. 11(3):E277-80, 2006
                                  10. Shimizu M et al: CT analysis of the Stafne's bone defects of the mandible. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 35(2):95-102, 2006
                                  11. Philipsen HP et al: Lingual and buccal mandibular bone depressions: a review based on 583 cases from a world-wide literature survey, including 69 new cases from Japan. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 31(5):281-90, 2002
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                                  KEY FACTS

                                  • Terminology

                                    • Imaging

                                      • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                        • Clinical Issues

                                          • Diagnostic Checklist

                                            TERMINOLOGY

                                            • Synonyms

                                              • Lingual salivary gland depression, static bone cavity, idiopathic bone cavity, latent bone cyst, Stafne bone cyst/cavity
                                            • Definitions

                                              • Described by Stafne as bone depression on lingual posterior (LP) mandible inferior to mandibular canal caused by failure of ossification of Meckel cartilage
                                              • Other variants since described and etiology revised: Defects contain salivary gland or fatty soft tissue

                                            IMAGING

                                            • General Features

                                              • Radiographic Findings

                                                • CT Findings

                                                  DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                    PATHOLOGY

                                                    • General Features

                                                      • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                        CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                        • Presentation

                                                          • Demographics

                                                            • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                              • Treatment

                                                                DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                • Consider

                                                                  Selected References

                                                                  1. Deyhimi P et al: Stafne bone cavity with ectopic salivary gland tissue in the anterior of mandible. Dent Res J (Isfahan). 13(5):454-457, 2016
                                                                  2. Lee KH et al: An unusual presentation of Stafne bone cyst. J Maxillofac Oral Surg. 14(3):841-4, 2015
                                                                  3. Assaf AT et al: Prevalence of Stafne's bone cavity--retrospective analysis of 14,005 panoramic views. In Vivo. 28(6):1159-64, 2014
                                                                  4. Griffa A et al: Anterior Stafne bone defect mimicking an odontogenic cyst. J Craniofac Surg. 25(3):1126-8, 2014
                                                                  5. Herranz-Aparicio J et al: Stafne's bone cavity: an unusual case with involvement of the buccal and lingual mandibular plates. J Clin Exp Dent. 6(1):e96-9, 2014
                                                                  6. Taysi M et al: Stafne bone defect in the anterior mandible. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 43(7):20140075, 2014
                                                                  7. Kim JS: Multilocular developmental salivary gland defect. Imaging Sci Dent. 42(4):261-3, 2012
                                                                  8. Sisman Y et al: Anterior Stafne bone defect mimicking a residual cyst: a case report. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 39(2):124-6, 2010
                                                                  9. Quesada-Gómez C et al: Stafne bone cavity: a retrospective study of 11 cases. Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal. 11(3):E277-80, 2006
                                                                  10. Shimizu M et al: CT analysis of the Stafne's bone defects of the mandible. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 35(2):95-102, 2006
                                                                  11. Philipsen HP et al: Lingual and buccal mandibular bone depressions: a review based on 583 cases from a world-wide literature survey, including 69 new cases from Japan. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 31(5):281-90, 2002