Unusual Occurrence of Tongue Sensorial Disorder after Conservative Surgical Treatment of Lymphoepithelial Cyst

@inproceedings{Sousa2015UnusualOO,
  title={Unusual Occurrence of Tongue Sensorial Disorder after Conservative Surgical Treatment of Lymphoepithelial Cyst},
  author={Luane Mac{\^e}do de Sousa and Assis Felipe Medeiros Albuquerque and Paulo Goberl{\^a}nio Silva and Th{\^a}mara Manoela Marinho Bezerra and Ealber Carvalho Macedo Luna and Filipe Nobre Chaves and Francisco Samuel Rodrigues Carvalho and Karuza Maria Alves Pereira and Ana Paula Negreiros Nunes Alves and Thyciana Rodrigues Ribeiro and F{\'a}bio Wildson Gurgel Costa},
  booktitle={Case reports in dentistry},
  year={2015}
}
Lymphoepithelial cyst is a rare lesion of the oral cavity, with the mouth floor being the most common site of occurrence. The therapeutic approach of choice is the surgical treatment, which has rare cases of postoperative complications. The aim of this study is to report the case of a 53-year-old patient who came to Dental Service in the Federal University of Ceará complaining of a small nodular lesion (0.5 cm) located in the ventral tongue. Excisional biopsy was performed and the surgical… CONTINUE READING