Journal article

Tonsilloliths appearing as multiple opacities on panoramic imaging: case report.

Jason E Portnof, Andrew AC Heggie, Stephen Kleid

General Dentistry | Published : 2011

Abstract

Tonsilloliths are dystrophic calcifications that can form in tonsillar crypts. They can be asymptomatic or a component of tonsillitis. This article presents a case of tonsilloliths that appeared on a panoramic image as multiple opacities.