Plunging ranula

Case contributed by Dr Varun Babu


Submandibular swelling for a few months.

Patient Data

Age: 55 years
Gender: Male

Well defined thin walled cystic lesion with no solid components, arising from right sublingual space descending inferiorly via mylohyoid into submandibular space. 

Case Discussion

Findings typical of a plunging ranula

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Case information

rID: 55203
Published: 25th Aug 2017
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Vivid Diagnostic Centre

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