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Nidhi Gupta, Rajesh Sharma
Keywords : Odontogenic fibroma, odontogenic tumor
Citation Information : Gupta N, Sharma R. What Lies Within?. Int J Clin Pediatr Dent 2009; 2 (1):56-58.
License: CC BY-NC 4.0
Published Online: 00-04-2009
Copyright Statement: Copyright © 2009; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.
What follows is a case report of a 12 years old child who complained of gaps between teeth in the lower front region. OPG showed tooth 43 impacted and malformed with enlarged pulp chamber and a unilocular radiolucency surrounding the crown. Surgical enucleation was done under LA. Biopsy was sent for histopathological examination revealing the miracle diagnosis of “Central Odontogenic Fibroma“ being a rare tumor of odontogenic tumor family and also a rare finding regard to age, site and clinical behavior of tumor is reported.
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