A mucocele is the most common benign lesion of the salivary glands generally conceded to be of traumatic origin. It is characterized by the pooling of mucus in a cavity due to the rupture of salivary ducts or acini. It can occur in the lower lip, palate, cheeks, tongue and the floor of the mouth.
- Oral mucocele
- Mucocele of the petrous apex
- Mucocele of the paranasal sinuses
- Mucocele of appendix
- Gallbladder mucocele
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