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Obstructive congenital gingival granular cell tumour

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dc.contributor.author Bilen, BT
dc.contributor.author Alaybeyoglu, N
dc.contributor.author Arslan, A
dc.contributor.author Turkmen, E
dc.contributor.author Asian, S
dc.contributor.author Celik, M
dc.date.accessioned 2022-03-14T08:40:40Z
dc.date.available 2022-03-14T08:40:40Z
dc.date.issued 2004
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/11616/55284
dc.description.abstract Congenital gingival granular cell tumours; (CGCT) are rare and always benign intraoral tumours originating from the alveolar ridge. They are also known as congenital epulis, congenital myobtastoma or Neumann's tumour. They are typically seen as a mass protruding out of a newborn child's mouth. In general., CGCT occurs as a solitary tumour. The main differential diagnosis is epignathus (oral teratoma).
dc.description.abstract This report describes a newborn with a mass originating from tower alveolar ridge obtruding into the oral cavity.
dc.description.abstract Clinical features, histiogenesis and necessity for early surgical treatment due to risk of airway obstruction and difficulty in feeding were discussed. (C) 2004 Elsevier Ireland Ltd. All rights reserved.
dc.title Obstructive congenital gingival granular cell tumour

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