As the entity is quite rare, opinions among experts about how to treat KCOTs differ.
- Wide (local) surgical excision.
- Marsupialization - the surgical opening of the (KCOT) cavity and a creation of a marsupial-like pouch, so that the cavity is in contact with the outside for an extended period, e.g. three months.
- Curettage (simple excision & scrape-out of cavity).
- Simple excision.
- Carnoy's solution - usually used in conjunction with excision.
- Enucleation and cryotherapy
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