Unusual coexistence of oral lymphoepithelial cyst and benign migratory glossitis.

  title={Unusual coexistence of oral lymphoepithelial cyst and benign migratory glossitis.},
  author={Karuza Maria Alves Pereira and Cassiano Francisco Weege Nonaka and Pedro Paulo de Andrade Santos and Ana Myriam Costa de Medeiros and H{\'e}bel Cavalcanti Galv{\~a}o},
  journal={Brazilian journal of otorhinolaryngology},
  volume={75 2},
  • Karuza Maria Alves Pereira, Cassiano Francisco Weege Nonaka, +2 authors Hébel Cavalcanti Galvão
  • Published 2009 in Brazilian journal of otorhinolaryngology
The lymphoepithelial cyst is an uncommon lesion in the mouth; it manifests as a discrete asymptomatic whitish-yellow elevation, generally located on the floor of the mouth.1,2 Benign migratory glossitis may be characterized by erythematous patches with whitish margins across the surface of the tongue, with periods of exacerbation and remission that confer the typical migratory aspect of this entity.3 At the time of this publication, this is the first case reporting a coexistence of oral… CONTINUE READING