Acta Scientific Dental Sciences (ASDS)(ISSN: 2581-4893)

Case Report Volume 7 Issue 8

A Clinical Case Management of a Rare Entity- Intraoral Lipoma

Nikhil Raj1, Melwin Mathew2*, Jeena Sebastian1 and Megha B1

1Associate professor, Mahe institute of dental science and hospital, Chalakkara, Mahe, India
2Associate Professor, Department of Periodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Manipal University College Malaysia

*Corresponding Author: Melwin Mathew, Associate Professor, Department of Periodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Manipal University College Malaysia.

Received: July 03, 2023; Published: July 17, 2023

Abstract

Lipomas are rare in oral and maxillofacial regions although they are the most common tumors of mesenchymal origin in the human body. However, its occurrence in oral cavity is very rare it accounts for 1 to 4% of benign neoplasms of mouth affecting predominantly the buccal mucosa, floor of mouth and tongue. They slowly enlarge and they are known to grow to large sizes, thus causing mastication and speech difficulties. We report a case of 63-year-old female patient with intraoral lipoma in buccal vestibule in which surgical excision was done under local anesthesia.

Keywords:Benign Neoplasms; Lipoma; Mesenchymal Tumors

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Citation

Citation: Melwin Mathew., et al. “A Clinical Case Management of a Rare Entity- Intraoral Lipoma".Acta Scientific Dental Sciences 7.8 (2023): 34-36.

Copyright

Copyright: © 2023 Melwin Mathew., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.




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