Axial unenhanced CT images at the level of submandibular gland show
swelling of the left submandibular gland with surrounding soft tissue stranding.
The soft tissue mass extends anteriorly along the floor of the mouth.
Left: axial unenhanced CT image superior to the previous images shows
calcifications in the left anterior floor of the mouth. Soft tissue stranding
with some mass effect is noted on the left side.
Right top and bottom: calcifications are again shown with bone windowing.
Key words: mri infection inflammation salivary
Submandibular gland abscess
& Wharton's duct stone