Treatment of giant cell granuloma of the maxilla with intralesional injection of steroids.

BACKGROUND Giant cell granuloma is rare in the head and neck region and most commonly affects the maxilla and mandible. Although it is a benign disease process, it may be locally destructive. Surgery is the treatment currently recommended. Because of the location of the disease, surgery may be disfiguring. Because it is a benign process, less radical… CONTINUE READING