Oral foregut duplication cysts: A rare and fascinating congenital lesion. Case report and review of the literature.
- Kurt J Knowles,
- Juraj Berkovic,
- Anil Gungor,
- Majd Al Shaarani,
- Valerie Lockhart,
- Firas Al-Delphi,
- Elba A Turbat-Herrera
Am J Otolaryngol 2016 Nov 23. Epub 2016 Nov 23.
Department of Pathology, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA.
Oral foregut duplication cysts are extremely rare lesions with approximately 57 cases reported. They are congenital cysts, located in the anterior or ventral tongue, and occur predominantly in males. They are lined by one or more types of epithelia which is limited to gastric, intestinal or respiratory epithelium. Read More