How are mucus retention cysts treated?

Updated: Oct 19, 2020
  • Author: Catherine M Flaitz, DDS, MS; Chief Editor: Jeff Burgess, DDS, MSD  more...
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These cysts are treated with conservative surgical excision. When they involve the major glands, partial or total removal of the affected gland may be necessary.

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