[Smooth muscle tumor of the lower lip. A report of a case of rapid growing and increased mitotic activity].
- Published Article
Acta Otorrinolaringológica Española
- Publication Date
Jan 01, 1998
Smooth-muscle tumors are not often found in the oral cavity. The tumors found usually are benign tumors of the angioleiomyoma type. We report a new case of oral smooth-muscle tumor, in the lower lip of a 74-year-old woman. Immunohistochemistry and electron microscopic study confirmed the nature of the lesion. Although some mitoses were visible, the outcome has been favorable.
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