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can mucoceles refill?

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Dr. Manami Yamaguchi
24 years experience Dentistry
Yes: They can refill.
Answered on Mar 22, 2020
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Dr. Ragan Faler
23 years experience Dentistry
If not removed. : A mucocele will generally refill unless the entire damaged gland is removed. The procedure is simple. But simply draining the fluid filled lumen of the mucocele will not solve the problem permanently.
Answered on Mar 22, 2020
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