volume 21, issue 4, P365-369 2010
DOI: 10.1590/s0103-64402010000400014
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Abstract: This paper reports the treatment of oral lymphangiomas with carbon dioxide CO₂ Laser. Lymphangiomas are rare congenital lymphatic malformations. These lesions are most frequently diagnosed during childhood, are most commonly located in the head and neck region, and are extremely rare in the oral cavity. Oral lymphangiomas are of complex treatment due to the difficulty in performing a complete excision. CO₂ laser is the most often used laser in the oral cavity due to its affinity with water and high absorption …

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