Central Giant Cell Granuloma of Maxilla: A Case Report

  • C. Padmavathi Devi
  • T. Swaroopkanth
  • G. Sudhakar
  • D. Kiranmai
  • R. Sasank
  • D. Sridharreddy
Clinical Report

Abstract

Central giant cell granuloma formerly called as giant cell reparative granuloma is a non neoplastic proliferative lesion of unknown etiology. It occurs most commonly in mandible, but can also occur in maxilla. The case described here involved maxilla which was treated with surgical excision.

Keywords

Granuloma Giant cells Hyperparathyroidism 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. Padmavathi Devi
    • 1
  • T. Swaroopkanth
    • 2
  • G. Sudhakar
    • 3
  • D. Kiranmai
    • 4
  • R. Sasank
    • 1
  • D. Sridharreddy
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of PathologySiddhartha Medical CollegeVijayawadaIndia
  2. 2.Department of ENTSiddhartha Medical CollegeVijayawadaIndia
  3. 3.Department of Oral Maxillofacial SurgeryGovernment Dental Hospital and CollegeVijayawadaIndia
  4. 4.Department of PathologyRangaraya Medical CollegeKakinadaIndia

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