Fibroma | Definition , Etiology , Clinical features, Investigation, Differential diagnosis, Treatment
•It is a reactive, rather fibrous hyperplasia in response to local irritation or trauma, than a true neoplasm.
•The lesion typically presents as an asymptomatic, well-defined, firm, sessile or pedunculated tumor with a smooth surface of normal epithelium
•The size usually ranges from 0.5 cm to 1.5 cm in diameter.
often occurs on the buccal mucosa, gingiva, labial mucosa, and tongue.
•It is more common between 40 and 60 years of age in both sexes.
Category: Dental, Oral Pathology, Oral Surgery