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Non Familial Cherubism: A Case Report

  • Sunaina SinglaEmail author
  • Ravi Narula
  • Rohit Goyal
  • Ajay Mittal
  • Hirdepal Singh Brar
Clinical Report

Abstract

Cherubism might occur in solitary cases or in several members of the family, often in many generations. Treatment depends on the clinical course of the disease. The reported case is an example of solitary sporadic occurrence within a family, which is a less documented condition in the literature.

Keywords

Fibro-osseous lesions Cherubism Familial Giant cells 

Notes

Funding

This case report has not been financially supported by any person or institute.

Compliance with Ethical Standards

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Ethical Approval

For this type of study, formal consent is not required.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sunaina Singla
    • 1
    Email author
  • Ravi Narula
    • 1
  • Rohit Goyal
    • 1
  • Ajay Mittal
    • 1
  • Hirdepal Singh Brar
    • 1
  1. 1.Department Of Oral and Maxillofacial SurgeryGuru Nanak Dev Dental College& Research InstituteSunamIndia

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