Oral cavity & oropharynx

Soft tissue tumors & proliferations

Peripheral ossifying fibroma

Topic Completed: 1 May 2013

Minor changes: 2 June 2021

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Charu Thakral, M.D.
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Definition / general
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Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Fibrocellular component with focal deposits of bone, some cementum, irregular amounts of decalcification
  • Chronic inflammatory infiltrate is commonly seen around the periphery
Microscopic (histologic) images

Contributed by Yuri Lemeshev, M.D.

Fibrous proliferation

Inflammatory infiltrate

Focal ulceration

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