TITLE

Lipoma: A Rare Intraoral Entity, Report of a Case and Review of Literature

AUTHOR(S)
Hasan, Shamimul; Ansar Ahmed, Syed
PUB. DATE
December 2012
SOURCE
Indian Journal of Stomatology;2012, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p272
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
Lipomas are benign mesenchymal neoplasms, composed of adipose tissues. Though relatively rare in the oral cavity, they constitute about 1% to 4% of soft tissue tumors of the oral cavity. The common sites of occurrence include buccal mucosa and tongue, with rare involvement of palate and gingiva. Hereby, we report a case of oral lipoma in a 19-year-old female patient. Surgical excision of the mass was done with no recurrence after 1 year follow up.
ACCESSION #
85211684

 

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