space

(redirected from parotid space)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Related to parotid space: parapharyngeal space
References in periodicals archive ?
Anatomically-based differential diagnosis for the parotid space * Parenchymal origin: Neoplasms (salivary gland), pleomorphic adenoma, Warthin's tumor, mucoepidermoid carcinoma, adenoid cystic carcinoma, acinous carcinoma, oncocytoma, malignant mixed tumor (Figure 13A).
Lipoma of the parotid space with paratonsillar evolution].
Buccal, canine, mastigator, parotid spaces are commonly involved in face.