Periapical cyst

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Toothache.

Patient Data

Age: 40-50
Gender: Male
CT

A cystic lesion is seen surrounding the root of the right maxillary incisor with additional lucency around the adjacent tooth (that also has dental amalgam). Features are those of a periapical cyst secondary to infection. 

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Case information

rID: 9184
Published: 22nd Mar 2010
Last edited: 11th Apr 2020
System: Head & Neck
Tag: dental
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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