Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Case of the Month

February, 2001


The patient presented to our office complaining of swelling of her lower lip that had been present for one month after biting her lip. The area had increased in size.


The patient is a 15 y.o. female with a negative medical history. Examination revealed a smooth surface, ovoid, submucosal mass that measured 2 cm x 1.5 cm. Radiographic examination was negative. During excision of the lesion amber color fluid was encountered.


Plan / Treatment:

Patient treated by:
  • Dr. Steven R. Tucker Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

 Steven R. Tucker DMD, PSC
 Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
 909 Scherm Road
 Owensboro, KY 42301
 phone: 1-270-926-4107
 fax: 1-270-926-4166
 url: www.srt-psc.com


Last Modified :February 2, 2001

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