mucocele


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mucocele

[′myü·kə‚sēl]
(medicine)
Dilatation, particularly of a cavity, with mucus secretion.
A polypoid lesion consisting of mucus and mucus-secreting tissue.
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In this article, we report a series of 5 patients with an intractable and recurrent maxillary sinus mucocele in whom long-term patency was achieved and maintained by the placement of a flexible pediatric biliary T-tube.
3) reported that mucoceles arose most frequently from the ethmoid sinus in their paranasal sinus mucocele case series, which was composed of 10 pediatric patients.
Keywords * Abdominal pain * Mucocele * Endometriosis * Ovarian neoplasms
Mucocele like lesions of the breast; a clinical outcome and histologic analysis of 102 cases.
Clinically appearing like an appendiceal mucocele, the procedure was converted to an open appendectomy.
The relapse and complications such as glandular hypertrophy or mucocele are extremely rare.
Os descritores e expressoes utilizadas durante as buscas nas bases de dados foram: lesoes bucais, lesoes bucais na infancia, alteracoes bucais em pediatria, mucocele, candidose, ranula, gengivoestomatite herpetica aguda primaria, lingua geografica.
Both the groups were analogous in age and sex distribution as well as percentage of difficult cases like acute cholecytitis, empyema and mucocele.
8,9) Furthermore, it allows direct visualization of anatomical findings, such as visceral scalloping, septae in mucinous material, calcification, omental caking, low attenuation ascites, and in some instances an appendiceal mucocele.