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Quintessence Int 48 (2017), No. 4     23. Mar. 2017
Quintessence Int 48 (2017), No. 4  (23.03.2017)

Page 325-328, doi:10.3290/j.qi.a37707, PubMed:28168243

Salivary gland duct cyst arising in a minor salivary gland on the floor of the mouth: A case report
Brooks, John K. / Funari, Gary J. / Basile, John R.
The salivary gland duct cyst (SGDC) is not commonly encountered on the floor of the mouth and few well-documented case reports are available. To increase the knowledge of this lesion, this report features a diminutive SGDC in a 54-year-old man. Commentary is offered as to the relevance of the affected patient's antecedent history of cholelithiasis.

Keywords: floor of mouth, minor salivary gland, mucous retention cyst, salivary gland duct cyst
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