Indian Journal of Surgery
Medknow Publications on behalf of Association of Surgeons of India
Vol. 66, No. 5, 2004, pp. 293-294
Bioline Code: is04076
Full paper language: English
Document type: Research Article
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Indian Journal of Surgery, Vol. 66, No. 5, 2004, pp. 293-294
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Case Report - Angiomyoma of soft palate - A case report|
Srinath VS, Meher Ravi, Sabherwal Anup, Sharma Naveen
Angiomyomas are benign neoplasm thought to originate from vascular smooth muscle. They have a propensity to arise from the GIT and female genital tract (uterus) and subcutaneous tissue. The oral cavity is uncommon site for angiomyoma. Here is an interesting case report of a rare palatal angiomyoma. A brief review of the literature and histological variations have also been described.
Angiomyoma, soft palate