Palatine Papilla Cyst | ppt
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•Palatine papilla cyst is a variety of the nasopalatine cyst.
•It arises from epithelial rests in the incisive foramen.
•It appears as a slow-growing soft swelling of the palatine papilla, covered with normal mucosa (Fig. ).
•The cyst, after mechanical irritation, may be inflamed and becomes painful due to local infection.
•The clinical diagnosis should be confirmed by histopathological examination.
•Tooth and periodontal abscesses,
of the palatine papilla,
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