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Sialocele Following Traumatic Dental Procedure

A Case Report and Review of Dental Complications

Hoehn, Erin F. MD*; Wurster Ovalle, Victoria MD*; Kim, Young MD; Hariharan, Selena L. MD*

doi: 10.1097/PEC.0000000000001238
Illustrative Cases

We present a case of a 17-year-old girl with sialadenitis and sialocele due to trauma sustained from a dental procedure. Our objectives are to review relevant literature and anatomy of the floor of the mouth and salivary glands and discuss potential complications of dental procedures.

From the *Division of Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Department of Surgery, University of Cincinnati School of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH.

Disclosure: The authors declare no conflict of interest.

Reprints: Erin F. Hoehn, MD, Division of Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave ML 2008, Cincinnati, OH 45229 (e-mail:

Online date: July 4, 2017

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