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Osteoma of tongue — A short report

  • S. R. Prabhu
  • J. V. Mandke
Short Report
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Abstract

Osteoma of the tongue is a rare benign tumur. Not more than 40 case of this lesion have been reported in literature. The patient was a 30 year old male who presented with a pedunculated hard mobile mass protruding from the dorsal surface of the tongue near foramen cecum. Sections showed a homogeneous bony tissue. A total excision was curative.

Keywords

Dorsal Surface Branchial Arch Total Excision Short Report Bony Tissue 
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References

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    Peter J. Bernard, Joel M.A. Shugar, Robin Mitnick, Peter M. Som, Richard Meyer (1989): Lingual Osteoma. Arch. Otolaryngol. Head Neck Surg.115 (8): 989–90.1PubMedGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Association of Otolaryngologists of India 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. R. Prabhu
    • 1
  • J. V. Mandke
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of PathologyT. N. Medical CollageBombay
  2. 2.PathologyT. N. Medical CollegeBombay

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