The Unparalleled Benign Odontogenic Tumor : Peripheral Odontogenic Fibroma-A Case Report

Puneet Bajaj, Deepti Garg, Robin Sabharwal, Sonia Joshi, Ruchi Sharma
2016 Dental Journal of Advance Studies  
AbstractPeripheral odontogenic fIbroma (POF) is a rare odontogenic tumor. It resembles clinically with other peripheral exophytic lesions like pyogenic granuloma, peripheral ossifying fibroma, and peripheral giant cell granuloma. Hence, needs to be differentiated from such other lesions. Histopathological examination being the only diagnostic approach for peripheral odontogenic fibroma, which can provide a basis for treatment and prognosis evaluation. This case report presents a rare clinical
more » ... se of a 14-year-old female patient with a palatal overgrowth along the maxillary incisors, which was diagnosed as peripheral odontogenic fibroma.
doi:10.1055/s-0038-1672071 fatcat:7q2borokezf6vlcm6gxeila5y4