Mucocele; Mucous retention cyst; Ranula; Epulis ... the floor of the mouth, they are called ranula. When they occur on the gum, they are ...
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Mucocele (Columbia University, College of Dental Medicine)
... duct is blocked, the mucocele is called a ranula. A ranula is quite large and appears under the tongue.
... rays often are done for people who have ranulas.
Prevention Mucoceles are common. Trauma is a leading ...
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