Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, ISSN - 0973 - 709X

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Dentistry
Table of Contents - Year : 2013 | Month : September | Volume : 7 | Issue : 9 | Page : 2076 - 2077

Peripheral Ossifying Fibroma Secondary to Pulpo-Periodontal Irritation 2076-2077

Francis Akkara, Paul Chalakkal, Chandra Mohan Boyapati, Rajdeep Pavaskar

Correspondence
Dr. Francis Akkara,
Assistant Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Goa Dental College and Hospital, Bambolim 403202, Goa, India.
Phone: 9823150952, E-mail: marcfrancis24@yahoo.com

This report has discussed the endodontic and surgical management of a peripheral ossifying fibroma that had occurred in the anterior maxillary anterior region, between a central and a lateral incisor in a 12-year-old child. The lesion was diagnosed to have occurred secondary to a pulpo-periodontal irritation.