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CASE REPORT

Radicular Cyst (Periapical Cyst): A Case Report

Yamini Kanipakam, Prem L Kulandairaj

Keywords : Periapical infection, Radicular cyst,Odontogenic cyst

Citation Information : Kanipakam Y, Kulandairaj PL. Radicular Cyst (Periapical Cyst): A Case Report. 2019; 9 (2):43-45.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10083-0908

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 00-12-2019

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2019; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Radicular cyst is one of the most common odontogenic cyst found in the jaws. It is inflammatory in nature and found mostly in the nonvital tooth. It usually presents at a later stage in life because the formation of the cyst is the last step in the progression of inflammatory events after a periapical infection. This present case was with swelling, and the cyst was removed surgically under local anesthesia. Based on histopathological findings, it was diagnosed as a radicular cyst.


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