Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Case of the Month

December, 2001


The patient is a 11 y.o. male who presented complaining of swelling of his maxilla.


Medical history was negative. Oral examination revealed expansion of the right maxillary buccal and palate cortical plates in the region of teeth # 4-7. Aspiration of the mass was negative. Radiographic examination showed destruction of the maxilla with a radiolucent lesion and displacement of tooth # 6 (right maxillary canine). Facial swelling was noted.


  1. Maxillary Giant Cell Granuloma

Plan / Treatment:

Patient treated by:
  • Dr. Steven R. Tucker Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

 Steven R. Tucker DMD, PSC
 Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
 909 Scherm Road
 Owensboro, KY 42301
 phone: 1-270-926-4107
 fax: 1-270-926-4166
 url: www.srt-psc.com


Last Modified :December 3, 2001

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