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Disease Ranula

Name Ranula
Synonym Ranulas
Definition A form of retention cyst of the floor of the mouth, usually due to obstruction of the ducts of the submaxillary or sublingual glands, presenting a slowly enlarging painless deep burrowing mucocele of one side of the mouth. It is also called sublingual cyst and sublingual ptyalocele.
Categories Cancer | Mouth disease
MeSH® ID D011900

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1. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cysts Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Ranula
2. DiseasesStomatognathic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Mouth Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Ranula

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