2006 Volume 59 Issue 10 Pages 687-689
An eight-year-old female Maltese dog were presented with an upper cervical cyst that had been present forone month. Mucous fluid like saliva was aspirated from the cyst, and a lateral radiograph revealed a calculuswithin the cyst. The cyst was therefore diagnosed as sialocele with sialolithiasis, and the cyst with a stone wasresected surgically. The calculus was milky white and measured 8×5×6mm. Its major components werecalcium carbonate and calcium phosphate. No recurrence has been observed for six months after surgery.