Lingual osteoma: case report and literature review.

Department of Otolaryngology, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, 100 Yishun Central, Singapore 768826.
Singapore medical journal (Impact Factor: 0.6). 10/2011; 52(10):e198-200.
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Lingual osteomas are extremely rare. Fewer than 100 cases have been reported in the medical literature. This article reports a case of lingual osteoma, together with a literature review of its clinical features and pathogenesis so as to enhance our understanding of this unusual osseous lesion.

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