Large Draining Focal Fibrous Hyperplasia Secondary to Periapical Granuloma

Journal of Medical Case Reports
02 Oct, 2018 ,

Periapical granuloma also referred to as chronic apical periodontitis is a defensive reaction in response to bacterial infection within the pulp chamber which spreads to the root apex It is a longstanding inflammation of the periodontium that is characterized by the presence of a granulomatous tissue Radiographically periapical granulomas are generally indistinguishable from periapical abscesses or cysts