Nasolabial cyst

a case report


  • Guilherme Rosetti Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul
  • Cleto Mariosvaldo Piazzetta Universidade Federal do Paraná
  • Cassius Torres-Pereira Universidade Federal do Paraná
  • José Miguel Amenábar Universidade Federal do Paraná
  • Roberta Targa Stramandinoli Cirurgiã-Dentista


Nasolabial cyst, Nonodontogenics cysts, Development cyst


The nasolabial cyst is an uncommon, nonodontogenic, soft tissue cyst characterized by its extra bone located in the nasal region. This cyst is generally asymptomatic, except in cases of infection, and can cause complaints arising from aesthetic appearance. The treatment of choice is surgical excision, which presents a good prognosis and rare recurrence. This case report presents a unilateral nasolabial cyst as well as a literature review on the disease.


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How to Cite

Rosetti, G., Piazzetta, C. M., Torres-Pereira, C., Amenábar, J. M., & Stramandinoli, R. T. (2016). Nasolabial cyst: a case report. Arquivos Em Odontologia, 45(2). Retrieved from