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Granuloma, Giant Cell

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.

Year introduced: 1974

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Tree Number(s): C05.500.368, C07.320.391, C07.465.714.258.557, C23.550.382.468

MeSH Unique ID: D006101

Entry Terms:

  • Giant Cell Granuloma
  • Giant Cell Granulomas
  • Granulomas, Giant Cell
  • Granuloma, Giant Cell Reparative
  • Epulis, Giant Cell
  • Giant Cell Epulis
  • Peripheral Giant Cell Granuloma
  • Epulides, Giant Cell
  • Giant Cell Epulides

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