Table 1: Tumour location.

Type of tumourLocation Number of cases

BenignPalate14
 Hard palate10
 Soft palate1
 Hard + soft3
Buccal mucosa7

MalignantPalate12
 Hard palate9
 Soft palate3
Maxilla11
Buccal mucosa4
Labial mucosa3
 Upper lip2
 Lower lip1
Tongue2
Floor of the mouth2
Retromolar region2

Total: 57 tumours*

*In one patients two MSGTs were diagnosed.