Skip to toolbar

Ranula

Ranula

Ranulas are  mucoceles that can be seen in the floor of the mouth results from an injury to the duct of salivary glands, usually the major salivary glands. Ranulas present as a swelling of connective tissue consisting of collected mucin. Ranulas may be asymptomatic.

Ranula

Treatment

  • Incision and drainage
  • Ranula excision
  • Marsupialization
  • Complete excision of the ranula with the sublingual gland

Read More at:

Related Articles

Klinefelter syndrome

Klinefelter syndrome also known as 47,XXY or XXY, is the set of symptoms that result from two or more Malcolm Gin (photographer) https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Bodymorphproj_mkg_modA001_20070325_pos03.jpg X chromosomes in males. Apart…

Responses