980 nm diode laser in oral surgery: laser removal of haemangioma

Ahmed H Ayoub, Shady AM Negm


Haemangioma is the most common benign tumor of vascular origin of the head and neck region. This paper reports the management of a 39 year old female patient with capillary haemangioma on the ventral surface of the tongue and the floor of the mouth using 980 nm diode laser.


Haemangioma; Benign Tumor or Tumor like growth; Laser; Diode Lasers; Laser vs. Surgery


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