Central giant cell granuloma

Case contributed by Dr Abdallah Khateeb


Left jaw mass / bulge.

Patient Data

Age: 9 years
Gender: Male

Expansile lytic medullary lesion at the body of the left mandible with internal septa. Suspicious cortical breach posteriorly. with floating tooth (37). 

No other similar lesions and no impacted tooth.

Case Discussion

The differential diagnosis includes ameloblastoma, LCH and central giant cell granuloma.

Histopathological diagnosis was of a central giant cell granuloma. 

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Case information

rID: 45612
Case created: 31st May 2016
Last edited: 10th Oct 2017
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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