Histopathological review of 667 cases of oral mucoceles with emphasis on uncommon histopathological variations.

@article{Monteiro2016HistopathologicalRO,
  title={Histopathological review of 667 cases of oral mucoceles with emphasis on uncommon histopathological variations.},
  author={B{\'a}rbara Vanessa de Brito Monteiro and Th{\^a}mara Manoela Marinho Bezerra and {\'E}ricka Janine Dantas da Silveira and Cassiano Francisco Weege Nonaka and M{\'a}rcia Cristina da Costa Miguel},
  journal={Annals of diagnostic pathology},
  year={2016},
  volume={21},
  pages={44-6}
}
Mucoceles can occur in the oral cavity, appendix, bladder, paranasal sinuses, and lacrimal sac. In the oral cavity, mucoceles arise from pathological alterations in the minor salivary gland ducts. In this study, we aimed to histologically reevaluate cases of oral mucoceles to identify possible variants. A total of 667 slides containing tissue sections… CONTINUE READING