Respiratory distress associated with heterotopic gastrointestinal cysts of the oral cavity: A case report.
- Marco Antonio Méndez Sáenz,
- Mario de Jesús Villegas González,
- Marco A Ponce Camacho,
- Lucia M Cavazos Cavazos,
- Bárbara Sáenz Ibarra,
- Blanca I Esquivel García,
- José Luis Treviño González
Ann Med Surg (Lond) 2016 Dec 12;12:43-46. Epub 2016 Nov 12.
Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Medicine School and University Hospital "Dr. José Eleuterio González", University of Nuevo Leon, Mexico.
Heterotopic gastrointestinal cysts of the oral cavity are benign lesions usually discovered during infancy. Their pathogenesis is not very clear. They are rare congenital anomalies that result from remnants of foregut-derived epithelium in the head, neck, thorax or abdomen during embryonic development. Read More