MUCOCELE – MUCUS EXTRAVASATION PHENOMENON & RETENTION CYST: CLINICAL FEATURES,HISTOLOGY & TREATMENT
Author: Sanketh DS, MDS
INTRODUCTION AND ETIOLOGY
Mucocele is a clinical term that includes mucus extravasation phenomenon and mucus retention cyst.
An extravasation phenomenon is a tissue swelling that may occur as a result of pooling of mucus in the surrounding connective tissue, from a severed excretory duct.
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