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Focal Fibrous Hyperplasia : Two Case Reports

Narjiss Akerzoul, Saliha Chbicheb, Wafaa El Wady

Abstract


Introduction: Focal fibrous hyperplasia is a lesion of reactive nature afflicting the gingival mucosa in most of cases, with idiopathic etiology.

Presentation of the case: This paper reports two cases of focal fibrous hyperplasia in both maxillary and mandibular locations.

Conclusion: Focal fibrous hyperplasia is a slowly progressing lesion, the growth of which is generally limited. Many cases will progress for long periods before patients seek treatment because of the lack of symptoms associated with the lesion.


 


Keywords


Focal Fibrous Hyperplasia; Gingiva; Oral mucosa

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