Squamous cell carcinoma arising in a plunging ranula.

Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

PubMedID: 2303940

Ali MK, Chiancone G, Knox GW. Squamous cell carcinoma arising in a plunging ranula. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 1990;48(3):305-8.
A case report of a 36-year-old man with a plunging ranula of 15 years' duration, in which squamous cell carcinoma arose from the cyst wall, is presented. Pathogenesis and treatment of ranulas is briefly discussed.