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CASE REPORT
Year : 2012  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 93-96

Management of an unusual peripheral giant cell granuloma: A diagnostic dilemma


1 Department of Periodontics, Vishnu Dental College and Hospital, Bhimavaram, Andhra Pradesh, India
2 Department of Periodontics, Narayana Dental College and Hospital, Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, India

Correspondence Address:
Satheesh Mannem
Parlapalli (Post), Vidavalur (Mandal), Nellore, Andhra Pradesh -524 318
India
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DOI: 10.4103/0976-237X.94556

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The peripheral giant cell granuloma (PGCG) is a reactive exophytic lesion of the gingiva and alveolar ridge that usually occurs as a result of local irritating factors such as plaque, calculus, chronic infections, chronic irritation, tooth extraction, improperly finished fillings, unstable dental prosthesis, and impacted food which originates from the periosteum or periodontal ligament. This article presents management of an unusual PGCG located on the partially edentulous mandible.


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