Sublingual gland schwannoma: A rare case at an unusual site

Yahya Sulaiman Marhoon Al-Alawi, Arif Ali Kolethekkat, P. A M Saparamadu, Yahya Al Badaai

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Abstract

Intraoral schwannoma is a rare entity. Tongue has been reported as the most common oral site. Those involving salivary glands are unusual and parotid gland is the usual site. Literature search revealed only one case of schwannoma involving the sublingual gland. Hence, this is a presentation of another case of sublingual gland schwannoma with a review of literature, in a young female of 21 years old.

Original languageEnglish
JournalOman Medical Journal
Volume29
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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Sublingual Gland
Neurilemmoma
Parotid Gland
Salivary Glands
Tongue

Keywords

  • Case report
  • Mouth
  • Schwannoma
  • Sublingual gland

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  • Medicine(all)

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Sublingual gland schwannoma : A rare case at an unusual site. / Al-Alawi, Yahya Sulaiman Marhoon; Kolethekkat, Arif Ali; Saparamadu, P. A M; Al Badaai, Yahya.

In: Oman Medical Journal, Vol. 29, No. 2, 2014.

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Al-Alawi, Yahya Sulaiman Marhoon ; Kolethekkat, Arif Ali ; Saparamadu, P. A M ; Al Badaai, Yahya. / Sublingual gland schwannoma : A rare case at an unusual site. In: Oman Medical Journal. 2014 ; Vol. 29, No. 2.
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