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A Rare Histological Entity- Oral Fibrolipoma

Priyanka Debta


F.M. Debta


Ruchi Bhuyan


Saswati Siddhartha


Prashant Kumar Goyal


Sandeep Mohanty

Priyanka Debta 1

F.M. Debta 2
Ruchi Bhuyan 3
Saswati Siddhartha 4
Prashant Kumar Goyal 5
Sandeep Mohanty 6

  1. Reader, Department of Oral Pathology & Microbiology, I.D.S., BBSR, Odisha, India 1

  2. Assistant professor, Department of Oral Medicine & Radiology, S.C.B. Government Dental College. Cuttack, Odisha, India 2

  3. Professor, Department of Oral Pathology & Microbiology, I.D.S., BBSR, Odisha, India 3

  4. Second yr P.G. student, Department of Oral Pathology & Microbiology, I.D.S., BBSR, Odisha, India 4

  5. Third yr P.G. student, Department of Oral Medicine & Radiology, S.C.B. Government Dental College. Cuttack, Odisha, India 5

  6. Second yr P.G. student, Department of Oral Medicine & Radiology, I.D.S., BBSR, Odisha, India 6

Pages: 110-114

DOI: 10.18488/journal.9/2016.3.10/

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Article History:

Received: 09 September, 2016
Revised: 09 November, 2016
Accepted: 16 November, 2016
Published: 01 December, 2016


Among lipoma of oral cavity, fibrolipoma is one of the rare histopathological variant. Intraoral lipomas are rare lesions which may be discovered during routine dental examinations since they present as slow growing, painless and asymptomatic masses. For definite diagnosis histopathological examination plays a significant role in providing successful treatment and preventing any malignant transformation. Prognosis is generally good as recurrence is very rare. Here we present a case of oral fibrolipoma of buccal mucosa.
Contribution/ Originality
This case report is one of the rare presentation of lipoma. So more cases should be documented to make dental professionals aware of its features.


Oral mucosa, Fibrous component, Lipomatous tissue.



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The authors declare that they have no competing interests.


All authors contributed equally to the conception and design of the study.

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