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Carbon dioxide laser excision and vaporization of nonplunging ranulas: a comparison of two treatment protocols.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8133368     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A carbon dioxide laser in a defocused beam was used to vaporize four ranulas and four were treated by a combination of focused beam excision of the dome and vaporization of the wall and base. There was no recurrence in any patient at 6 months and no complications were noted.
Authors:
S Mintz; S Barak; I Horowitz
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons     Volume:  52     ISSN:  0278-2391     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Oral Maxillofac. Surg.     Publication Date:  1994 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1994-04-18     Completed Date:  1994-04-18     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8206428     Medline TA:  J Oral Maxillofac Surg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  370-2     Citation Subset:  AIM; D; IM    
Affiliation:
School of Dentistry, University of Detroit, MI.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Carbon Dioxide
Humans
Laser Therapy / methods*
Ranula / surgery*
Salivary Gland Diseases / surgery
Sublingual Gland / surgery*
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
124-38-9/Carbon Dioxide

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