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National Journal of Maxillofacial Surgery
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Year : 2011  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 2-5

Foregut duplication cyst presenting as lingual swelling: Case report and review of literature

Department of Paediatric Surgery, B J Wadia Children Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India

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Sandeep Hambarde
C/o Prof. R. B. Hambarde, Hambardegalli, At post. Ashti Tal. Ashti. Dist. Beed. (M.S.) 414203
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DOI: 10.4103/0975-5950.85844

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Congenital lingual cystic masses are challenging entities that can be detected prenatally or are discovered in various forms after birth. Foregut duplication cyst of tongue is an extremely rare condition. Here we present the eleventh case in literature on foregut duplication cyst in tongue lined with gastric mucosa. Complete excision was curative with no recurrence on followup.

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