Renukadevi Balakrishnan

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Hydatid cyst disease is a zoonotic disease caused by Echinococcus granulosus, E.multilocularis or E.Vogli. The most common primary site is liver (75%) followed by lungs (5-15%) and other organs constitute 10-20%. Peritoneal hydatid cysts are very rare especially primary peritoneal hydatid. Secondary peritoneal hydatid cysts are relatively common, which(More)
INTRODUCTION Orthognathic Le Fort 1 osteotomy, a surgical procedure performed to correct the aesthetics of mid face. Some of the complications of this surgery are hemorrhage, loss of sensation due to facial nerve damage, nasal septum deviation leading to crooked nose and snoring. Nasal septum deviation is the most common complication and one of the most(More)
Odontogenic keratocysts (OKCs) are benign, they are often locally destructive and tend to recur after conservative surgical treatment. They must therefore be distinguished from other cysts of the jaw. Keratocysts possess outpouchings and microscopic daughter cysts from which recurrences may arise. Histologic examination is essential for diagnosis since the(More)
Central giant cell Granuloma is a intraosseous benign lesion. It occurs mostly in first three decades of life and commonly occurs in females. The lesions grew slowly and usually presented clinically as painless swellings. Radiographically they appeared as well-defined unilocular or multilocular radiolucencies with undulating borders. This case is a rare(More)
Oral submucous fibrosis is a chronic, progressive, disabling and scarring disease that affects the entire oral cavity, sometimes the pharynx, and rarely the larynx which predominantly affects the people of southeast Asia. It is characterized by blanching and stiffness of the oral mucosa, which causes progressive limitation of mouth opening and intolerance/(More)
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