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CASE REPORT

When Nature plays upon an Ailment: A Case Report

Ripin Garewal, Poonam Preet Bhandari, Dilip Kumar

Keywords : Radicular cyst, Odontogenic lesion, Surgical enucleation, Marsupialization, Mixed dentition

Citation Information : Garewal R, Preet Bhandari P, Kumar D. When Nature plays upon an Ailment: A Case Report. Int J Clin Pediatr Dent 2012; 5 (1):61-63.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10005-1135

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 01-04-2012

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2012; The Author(s).


Abstract

Of the most common odontogenic cysts, radicular cysts represent cystic lesions of inflammatory origin and are managed either by surgical enucleation or by marsupialization. This article aims to report a clinical case of radicular cyst of a huge proportion treated with a conservative management. An illustration of possible complete healing of such a cystic periapical lesion in mixed dentition with conservation of vital structures is covered.


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