Multicentric peripheral ossifying fibroma: A case report and review of the literature

@inproceedings{Khan2013MulticentricPO,
  title={Multicentric peripheral ossifying fibroma: A case report and review of the literature},
  author={Fayiza Yaqoob Khan and Suhail Majid Jan and Mubashir Mushtaq},
  booktitle={Journal of Indian Society of Periodontology},
  year={2013}
}
A peripheral cement-ossifying fibroma is a benign fibro-osseous lesion of a reactive rather than a neoplastic nature, whose pathogenesis is uncertain. It predominantly affects adolescents and young adults, with the peak prevalence between 10 and 19 years, especially affecting females (two to four times more). Such lesions are commonly found on the maxillary bone. We hereby present and discuss a unique case of multicentric Peripheral Ossifying Fibroma (POF) affecting both the maxillary and the… CONTINUE READING

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