Infected Radicular Cyst. Review of Basic Concepts and A Clinical Case Report

Odontogenic cysts are divided into development and inflammatory cysts. Periapical or radicular cyst of inflammatory origin, remains the most frequently described odontogenic cyst and is formed from the epithelial rests of Malassez in the periodontal ligament as a result of apical periodontitis after...

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Autores Principales: Rojas Jimenez, Diego, Zamora Arce, Daniela, Vargas Monge, Natalia, Guillén Colombari, Diego
Formato: Artículo
Idioma: Español
Publicado: Universidad de Costa Rica 2015
Acceso en línea: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/Odontos/article/view/21681
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/21384
Sumario: Odontogenic cysts are divided into development and inflammatory cysts. Periapical or radicular cyst of inflammatory origin, remains the most frequently described odontogenic cyst and is formed from the epithelial rests of Malassez in the periodontal ligament as a result of apical periodontitis after the pulpal necrosis. The treatment of these lesions is variable, sometimes the lesion is resolved with an endodontic treatment, or combination with certain surgical procedures (biopsy, marsupialization, decompression). However, in cases do not resolved with the initial endodontic treatment or retreatment, which should be combined with enucleation, apicoectomy. It is presented bellow a clinical case of a male patient with a tumor lesion on the vestibular sulcus in oral mucosa associated with dental organ 1.1. Radiological study was performed, it proceeds with incisional biopsy resulting reports periapical cyst, surgically enucleation and curettage of the lesion was performed.