publication . Article . Other literature type . 2015


Zografos, I.; Podaropoulos, L.; Malliou, E.; Tosios, K. I.;
Open Access
  • Published: 13 Jul 2015 Journal: Journal of Evolution of Medical and Dental Sciences, volume 4, pages 9,855-9,858 (issn: 2278-4748, eissn: 2278-4802, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Akshantala Enterprises Private Limited
Abstract The objective of this study is to describe a case of nasolabial cyst, treated successfully by surgical enucleation, and provide a brief review of the current state of knowledge on this lesion. A 47-year-old white woman presented with a painless, well-circumscribed left-sided mass near the ala nasi with marked facial deformity. Computed tomography showed a cystic lesion in the lateral nasal region. The lesion was excised through a sublabial incision and histopathological examination confirmed the diagnosis of nasolabial cyst. Nasolabial cysts originate from nonodontogenic tissues, their growth is limited to soft tissue, and their occurrence is considered...
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