Congenital granular cell lesion of the tongue: a report of two cases and review of the literature
Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol
The congenital granular cell lesion most commonly occurs on the maxillary or mandibular alveolus of neonates. Extra-alveolar congenital granular cell lesion is exceptionally rare, with only 10 cases reported. Two additional cases occurring on the tongue are presented with a description of the clinical, histopathologic, and immunohistochemical features. The differential diagnosis is discussed, and the literature reviewed.
Faculty, Northwell Researcher
School of Medicine; Northwell Health
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine