Eosinophilic granuloma in the anterior mandible mimicking radicular cyst

@inproceedings{Lee2013EosinophilicGI,
  title={Eosinophilic granuloma in the anterior mandible mimicking radicular cyst},
  author={Byung-Do Lee and Wan Lee and Jun Lee and H J Son},
  booktitle={Imaging science in dentistry},
  year={2013}
}
Eosinophilic granuloma is a common expression of Langerhans cell histiocytosis and corresponds with typical bone lesions. The radiographic appearance of eosinophilic granuloma in the jaw is variable and not specific. It may resemble periodontitis, radicular cyst, or malignancies. The purpose of this report is to describe the characteristic radiographic features of eosinophilic granuloma of a 39-year-old male. The lesion in the anterior mandible was first diagnosed as radicular cyst because the… CONTINUE READING