Lingual choristoma

Saniasiaya , Jeyasakthy and Mohamad , Irfan and Abdul Ghani, Melati and Hoo, Hui Ling (2015) Lingual choristoma. Brunei International Medical Journal, 11 (6). pp. 319-321. ISSN 2079-3146

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Osseous choristoma is a rare, benign tumour of the oral cavity. It is composed of normal lamellar bone occurring at an abnormal site. The aetiology and pathogenesis of this lesion remains debatable. Most are asymptomatic and usually present with mass effect. We report a case of a young lady who presented with globus pharyngeus secondary to a lingual choristoma.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Lingual, choristoma, osseous, osteoma
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
Divisions: Kampus Kesihatan (Health Campus) > Pusat Pengajian Sains Perubatan (School of Medical Sciences) > Article
Depositing User: Administrator Automasi
Date Deposited: 13 May 2017 00:47
Last Modified: 13 May 2017 00:49

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