Recurrent Peripheral Giant Cell Granuloma - A Rare Case Report

GOKHALE, SHANKAR T and Khan, Kausar and Manjunath, R and Bhattacharya, Hirak (2014) Recurrent Peripheral Giant Cell Granuloma - A Rare Case Report. Indian Journal of Dental Sciences., 6 (3). pp. 50-52. ISSN 2231-2293 , 0976-4003


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Peripheral giant cell granuloma also known as giant cell epulis, osteoclastoma, giant cell reparative granuloma, or giant-cell hyperplasia is a non-neoplastic lesion representing a local hyperplastic reaction to injury or inflammation. It is a reactive soft tissue lesion that develops only within the oral cavity. Lesions vary in appearance from smooth, regularly outlined masses to irregularly shaped, multilobulated protuberances with surface indentations. These lesions are painless & vary in size. This article presents management of Recurrent Peripheral giant cell Granuloma located on the partially edentulous mandible. Key Words Edentulous, Giant cell epulis, Osteoclastoma, Peripheral giant cell Granuloma, Recurrence

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Dentistry
Divisions: College of Dentistry > Dentistry
Depositing User: SHANKAR GOKHALE
Date Deposited: 29 Nov 2017 03:47
Last Modified: 29 Nov 2017 03:47

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