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The central giant cell granuloma in childhood: clinical case report

  • Adriano Mota Loyola1,*,
  • Alexandre Vieira Fernandes1
  • Aparecido Onorio Magalhaes1
  • Marilia Rodrigues Moreira2

1Laboratory of Oral Pathology, Unit of Oral Pathology, Universidade Federal de Uberlândia

2pediatric dentistry, Centro Universitário do Triângulo-UNIT, Universidade Federal de Uberlândia

DOI: 10.17796/jcpd.29.3.q2v7t0614278vn51 Vol.29,Issue 3,July 2005 pp.259-262

Published: 01 July 2005

*Corresponding Author(s): Adriano Mota Loyola E-mail:


This report reviews the literature involving the central giant cell granuloma. Diagnosis and treatment are presented. The article reports the case of central giant cell granuloma, affecting the anterior region maxillary of a child, whom a conservative treatment, with cryotherapy, helped the preservation of ante-rior permanent teeth germs.

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Adriano Mota Loyola,Alexandre Vieira Fernandes,Aparecido Onorio Magalhaes,Marilia Rodrigues Moreira. The central giant cell granuloma in childhood: clinical case report. Journal of Clinical Pediatric Dentistry. 2005. 29(3);259-262.


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