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Oral cysticercosis
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Cysticercosis. Differential diagnosis and oral lesion

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Martelli Júnior H, Melo Filho MR, Santos LAN. Oral cysticercosis. Braz. J. Oral Sci. [Internet]. 2015 Nov. 26 [cited 2024 May 22];5(18):1109-11. Available from: https://periodicos.sbu.unicamp.br/ojs/index.php/bjos/article/view/8641912

Abstract

Cysticercosis rarely involves the oral region in humans, although is a common disease in developing countries. In this report we document a case of oral cysticercosis in a 7-year-old boy who sought treatment for an asymptomatic nodule of the right buccal mucosa. Histopathologic findings of the excised cyst are diagnostic of the lesion.
https://doi.org/10.20396/bjos.v5i18.8641912
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