What is Mucocele?

A mucocele is any dilatation (typically pathologic) with accumulation of mucus. Examples include:

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Hello doctor, I have got bluish swelling inside my mouth near lower lip as i use to bite the lower lip. it looks like a mucocele. it has been more...

doctor1 MD

hello thanks for consltation at hcm,, firstly stop biting on lowr lip,, if u r still continuing bcz it may secondarily infect.. treatemnt for it is...

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My 16 year old had what we believe to be a mucocele on the underside of his tongue which he attempted to pop with a pin several months ago- now the...

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Thanks for writing to healthcare magic.
Mucocele can become infected or it can bleed suddenly if ruptures. It needs to be operated and...

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Left macillary sinus is completely opacified with medial deviation of the wall with the appearance or a mucocele. This is extending all the way to...

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i think this is the ct scan findings of the sinus ct scan which you have done.
in this scan you have some abnormalities seen in maxillary sinus...

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