, Volume 71, Issue 3, pp 154-155
Date: 10 Jun 2009

Large mucocele involving the ventral surface of tongue in a new born: rare occurrence

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This report describes a case of new born baby with large swelling involving the ventral surface of the tongue. Antenatal history was not significant. The swelling was causing difficulty in breathing and deglutition. The swelling was excised completely. Histological report was suggestive of intravasation cyst.