Nasolabial cyst

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete

Presentation

Deformity of the nasolabial sulcus and elevation of the ala nasi on the left.

Patient Data

Age: 40
CT

Computed tomography showing a left-sided, hypodense, well-circumscribed extraosseous lesion near the ala nasi.

Case Discussion

The nasolabial cyst, also known as a nasoalveolar cyst, is located superficially in the soft tissues of the upper lip

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Case information

rID: 33987
Published: 8th Feb 2015
Last edited: 24th Nov 2015
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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