Peripheral ossifying fibroma is a sessile, pedunculated lesion arising from gin-giva. It is classified under non neoplastic lesions of gingiva. This article elaborates a case of peripheral ossifying fibroma occurring in the anterior mandible, which on histopathological examination revealed cementum like calcifications.
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