Acta Scientific Otolaryngology (ASOL) (ISSN: 2582-5550)

Case Report Volume 5 Issue 1

Rare Case of Fibrolipoma of Buccal Mucosa

Nikitha Pillai1* and Jedhin Raveendran2

1Senior Resident, Department of ENT, KIMS, India
2Junior Resident, Department of ENT, KIMS, India

*Corresponding Author: Nikitha Pillai, Senior Resident, Department of ENT, KIMS, India.

Received: September 21, 2022; Published: December 27, 2022


Fibrolipoma, a benign soft tissue neoplasm, is a histological variant of conventional lipomas, that rarely arises in the oral cavity.

Here, we present such a rare case of fibrolipoma of buccal mucosa which was diagnosed and treated adequately with regular follow up.

Keywords: Fibrolipoma; Lipomas; Etiology


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Citation: Nikitha Pillai and Jedhin Raveendran. “Rare Case of Fibrolipoma of Buccal Mucosa".Acta Scientific Otolaryngology 5.1 (2023): 31-33.


Copyright: © 2022 Nikitha Pillai and Jedhin Raveendran. 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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