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CASE REPORT

Nasoalveolar Cyst

Anuj Kumar Goel, Subhash Sylonia, Rati Goel

Keywords : Nasoalveolar cyst,Nasal vestibule

Citation Information : Goel AK, Sylonia S, Goel R. Nasoalveolar Cyst. Clin Rhinol An Int J 2011; 4 (3):154-156.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10013-1099

Published Online: 01-12-2011

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2011; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Nasoalveolar cyst is a nonodontogenic, soft tissue cyst characterized by its extraosseous location in the nasal alar region. It is synonymous with nasolabial cyst, nasal vestibule cyst, nasal wing cyst and mucoid cyst of the nose. It also called Klestadt's cyst. In this study, we would like to highlight the clinical presentation and the radiological features of nasolabial cyst in order to assist other healthcare providers in the diagnosis and treatment of this uncommon entity.


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