"Granuloma, Giant Cell" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A non-neoplastic inflammatory lesion, usually of the jaw or gingiva, containing large, multinucleated cells. It includes reparative giant cell granuloma. Peripheral giant cell granuloma refers to the gingiva (giant cell epulis); central refers to the jaw.
|Granuloma, Giant Cell
- Granuloma, Giant Cell
- Giant Cell Granuloma
- Giant Cell Granulomas
- Granulomas, Giant Cell
Epulis, Giant Cell
- Epulis, Giant Cell
- Giant Cell Epulis
- Peripheral Giant Cell Granuloma
- Epulides, Giant Cell
- Giant Cell Epulides
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Granuloma, Giant Cell" by people in Profiles.
Bowers LM, Cohen DM, Bhattacharyya I, Pettigrew JC, Stavropoulos MF. The non-ossifying fibroma: a case report and review of the literature. Head Neck Pathol. 2013 Jun; 7(2):203-10.