1) Because of their potential convoluted and inconsistent relationship with the facial nerve, preoperative imaging, consent for possible parotidectomy, and careful dissection are critical to favorable outcomes; complete local excision of the tract in continuity with adjacent cartilage is curative.
What does CLE stand for?
CLE stands for Complete Local Excision
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We have 143 other meanings of CLE in our Acronym Attic
- Clinical Lab Expo (healthcare)
- Collaborative Learning Environment (various organizations)
- Collège Lycée Expérimental (French experimental school)
- Columnar-Lined Esophagus
- Command Launch Equipment
- Command Line Editor (computing)
- Commercial Landscape Estimator
- Commission Locale d'Environnement (French: Local Environment Committee)
- Common Learning Experience
- Community Legal Education
- Congenital Lobar Emphysema
- Consistent Life Ethic (ideology)
- Construction Licensing Executive
- Constructivist Learning Environment (various organizations)
- Continuing Learning Experience
- Continuing Legal Education
- Continuous Lumbar Epidural
- Control Law Electronics (aerospace engineering)
- Coopération Linguistique et Éducative (French: Linguistic and Educational Cooperation)
- Core Language Engine (SRI Cambridge Computer Science Research Centre)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Complete local excision was recommended due to the extensive necrosis, and a 50 x 40 x 30 mm mass weighing 34 grams was excised.
Complete local excision will help prevent recurrence while still preserving normal function.