Traumatic Buccal Fat Pad Herniation in Young Children: A Systematic Review and Case Report.

@article{Kim2017TraumaticBF,
  title={Traumatic Buccal Fat Pad Herniation in Young Children: A Systematic Review and Case Report.},
  author={Seon-Yeong Kim and Angenine Alfafara and Jin-Woo Kim and Sun-Jong Kim},
  journal={Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons},
  year={2017},
  volume={75 9},
  pages={1926-1931}
}
PURPOSE Traumatic herniation of a buccal fat pad, predominantly seen in young children, is a rare condition. Because of its rarity and clinical features that resemble tumors, clinicians are faced with challenges at the initial diagnosis. This report describes a case of buccal fat pad herniation with excellent long-term prognosis after surgical relocation… CONTINUE READING