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Should I talk to my doctor about my ranula symptoms?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

Yes, you should talk to your doctor about your ranula symptoms. Ranulas do not resolve on their own. A doctor will need to make a diagnosis and typically schedule surgery for treatment.

If you have a ranula (mouth cyst) you should speak to your doctor. While ranulas are usually painless, you may feel discomfort if the cyst grows large in size. If you a worried about mouth cysts, talk to your dentist or physician.

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