J Stomatol Oral Maxillofac Surg 2018 Jun 1;119(3):172-176. Epub 2018 Mar 1.
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Lille Teaching Hospital, Roger Salengro Hospital, Lille Teaching Hospital, 59000 Lille, France; Inserm U 1008, Controlled Drug Delivery Systems and Biomaterials, Roger Salengro Hospital, Lille Teaching Hospital, 59000 Lille, France. Electronic address:
Introduction: The aim of this study was to analyze the clinical features and treatment outcomes in order to determine the optimal management of ranulas in our Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery department with long-term results.
Patients And Methods: A retrospective study was performed to evaluate patients with a final diagnosis of a simple or plunging ranula at Lille Teaching Hospital from May 2000 to January 2017. Clinical data on ranulas that were reviewed included gender, age, symptoms, location of the lesion, surgical procedures, complications, recurrence and follow-up. Read More