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Journal of Case Reports
Congenital Sublingual Epidermal Inclusion Cyst
Brajesh Kumar Lahoti, Ram Mohan Shukla, Sarvagya Jain, Shashi Shankar Sharma, Ashok Laddha, Samprati Dariya, Prakhar Chaudhary
Department of Surgery, MGM Medical College & M.Y. Hospital, A.B. Road, Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India.
Corresponding Author:
Dr Sarvagya Jain
Email: sarvagyajain25@gmail.com
Received: 17-JUL-2021 Accepted: 14-FEB-2022 Published Online: 05-APR-2022
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.17659/01.2022.0010
Background: Epidermoid or epidermal inclusion cysts are a rare cause of swelling in oral cavity. Case Report: This is the youngest and to best of our knowledge the largest reported case of congenital epidermoid cyst of the tongue. Excision of cyst was planned as patient was not able to close the mouth. Histopathological assessment of patient labeled the lesion as epidermoid cyst. Discussion: High index of suspicion must be maintained for epidermoid cyst in oral swellings under the tongue. 
Keywords : Excision Repair, Oral Cavity, Oral Examination, Sebaceous Cyst, Tongue.
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