Oral cavity
Other benign tumors / conditions
Fibroid epulis

Author: Charu Thakral, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 18 April 2018, last major update May 2013

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PubMed Search: Fibroid epulis

Cite this page: Thakral, C. Fibroid epulis. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/oralcavityfibroidepulis.html. Accessed April 27th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Fibroid mass in free gingiva, due to chronic gingival inflammation, pyogenic granuloma or other causes
  • May calcify or ossify
Terminology
Case reports
Clinical images

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Microscopic (histologic) images

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Contributed by Dr. Yuri Lemeshev:

Fibrous proliferation

Inflammatory infiltrate

Focal ulceration