A Congenital Epulis Case: A Rare Entity Diagnosed Perinatally

M Kaba, H Timur, H Isik, A Oztosun, EI Gurer
2016 Journal of Case Reports  
This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0) Conflict of interest: None declared | Source of funding: Nil | DOI: http://dx. Abstract: Congenital epulis (CE), also known as congenital granular cell tumor (CGCT), is a rare benign tumor of newborns. We report a case of 36-year-old pregnant woman with a fetus who had a 16x11x12 mm congenital solid mass in anterior oral cavity. Physicians should pay
more » ... l attention to the third trimester ultrasonography and examination of the face and oral cavity. In case of a suspicion of a lesion similar to CE, pregnant females should be referred to a multidisciplinary center for the delivery and management after delivery.
doi:10.17659/01.2016.0043 fatcat:l3wlptry5bfr5ha7qutrcb2s5y