Multiple leiomyomatous hamartoma in the oral cavity.

  title={Multiple leiomyomatous hamartoma in the oral cavity.},
  author={seiji Iida and Mitsunobu Kishino and Hitomi Senoo and Masaya Okura and Ichijiro Morisaki and Mikihiko Kogo},
  journal={Journal of oral pathology & medicine : official publication of the International Association of Oral Pathologists and the American Academy of Oral Pathology},
  volume={36 4},
Leiomyomatous hamartoma (LH) is congenital lesion rarely seen in oral cavity. In English literature, all reported cases appeared as solitary lesion in alveolar ridge or the tongue, and there have never been a report showing a case of multiple occurrence of this lesion. A quite rare case of multiple LH occurred in a 2-year-old Japanese boy is presented. A polypoid lesion was presented at incisive papilla and two isolated lesions in the tongue dorsum, one appeared as a polypoid mass in the… CONTINUE READING