Eruptive Oral Mucoceles in a Neonate

Ghassan Niaz, Ellen H. de Moll, Lauren Zinns, Bryan Tassavor, Robert G. Phelps

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Mucoceles are one of the most common benign mucosal growths in the oral cavity. They may be under-recognized in children. Mucoceles infrequently present in groups. We present an unusual case of eruptive superficial mucoceles in a 6-day old male that served as a diagnostic dilemma.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)446-448
Number of pages3
JournalSKIN: Journal of Cutaneous Medicine
Issue number5
StatePublished - 10 Sep 2020


  • Mucocele
  • lower lip
  • oral mucosa
  • salivary glands


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