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Epulis granulomatosa: extraction sequellae.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9693538     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Epulis granulomatosa is a post-surgical lesion emanating from an extraction socket. It can be misdiagnosed with lesions of similar appearance, for example, foreign body or pyogenic granulomas, or as a herniation of the maxillary sinus. Based on clinical appearance and microscopic description, granulomas all appear to represent essentially the same lesion. However, pathonomonically, the epulis granulomatosa emanates only from an extraction socket; the other granulomas can be found anywhere in the body.
Authors:
R Leong; G F Seng
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  General dentistry     Volume:  46     ISSN:  0363-6771     ISO Abbreviation:  Gen Dent     Publication Date:    1998 May-Jun
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1998-08-13     Completed Date:  1998-08-13     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7610466     Medline TA:  Gen Dent     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  252-5     Citation Subset:  D    
Affiliation:
University Dental Center, Stratford, NJ, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Female
Gingival Diseases / etiology*
Humans
Middle Aged
Molar
Periapical Granuloma / etiology*
Tooth Extraction / adverse effects*

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