A Giant Plunging Sublingual Dermoid Cyst Excised by Intraoral Approach

Aydin S., Demir M. G., Demır N., Sahın S., Kayıpmaz S. S.

JOURNAL OF MAXILLOFACIAL & ORAL SURGERY, vol.15, no.2, pp.277-280, 2016 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier


Objective Dermoid and epidermoid cysts are rare cysts of the head and neck region, which should be considered in differential diagnosis of sublingual mass, constituting 0.01 % of all oral cavity cysts. There are suspected theories regarding the basis of the pathology.