Oral lymphangioma : case report

  title={Oral lymphangioma : case report},
  author={Marcelo Gadelha Vasconcelos and Bruna C{\^a}mara Santos and L. C. Lemos and Betania Fachetti Ribeiro and D{\'e}borah Pitta Para{\'i}so Iglesias and Rodrigo Gadelha Vasconcelos and Ana Myriam Costa de Medeiros},
Introduction: Lymphangioma is a change of lymphatic vessels that frequently affects the head and neck region. Its occurrence at oral cavity is rare and it is most commonly identified at the anterior twothirds of the tongue. At this location, it is clinically characterized as transparent and generally grouped vesicles, which can be red or purple. The deep lesions appear as nodular masses of variable color and superficial texture. It can be classified according to the size of vessels into three… CONTINUE READING
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