enlargement

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enlargement

[en′lärj·mənt]
(graphic arts)
Photographic print made in an enlarger so that the print is bigger than the negative.
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Most frequent lesions in HIV-positive pediatric patients were oral candidiasis, gingivitis, parotid enlargement and linear gingival erythema, being oral candidiasis considereda predictor of disease progression.
Our patient presented with dryness of mouth with difficulty in swallowing with parotid enlargement, which prompted us to think of primary Sjogren's syndrome which is an uncommon association.
Overall, this represents a rare site of SHML involvement in an immunocompetent individual, and consideration should be given to this diagnosis in cases of diffuse parotid enlargement.
Sjogren's syndrome (SS) is characterised by dry eyes, dry mouth and parotid enlargement, in the presence of specific auto-antibodies.
Look for calluses on dorsum of the hands, parotid enlargement, mouth ulcers, dental caries, and edema, which may be found in bulimia patients.