Upper lip swelling caused by a large dentigerous cyst

Abstract

Swelling of the upper lip can result from various diseases such as salivary tumors, infectious and inflammatory diseases and cysts. Among the latter, dentigerous cysts, typically involving unerupted teeth, are sometimes associated with supernumerary teeth in the maxillary anterior incisors region called the mesiodens. We report an unusual case of a large… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00405-004-0782-4

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