Diagnose the condition of oral cavity as shown in the photograph below ?
The above image shows the tonsillar cyst.
- It is a retention cyst in the epithelial lining of the tonsil.
- It is due to blockage of a tonsillar crypt and appears as a yellowish swelling over the tonsil.
- Presents as glistening, smooth white or yellowish sessile masses.
- Very often it is symptomless.
- It can be easily drained.