alexa Relationship between Clinical and Histopathologic Findings of 40 Periapical Lesions
ISSN: 2161-1122

Dentistry
Open Access

Like us on:
OMICS International organises 3000+ Global Conferenceseries Events every year across USA, Europe & Asia with support from 1000 more scientific Societies and Publishes 700+ Open Access Journals which contains over 50000 eminent personalities, reputed scientists as editorial board members.

Open Access Journals gaining more Readers and Citations

700 Journals and 15,000,000 Readers Each Journal is getting 25,000+ Readers

This Readership is 10 times more when compared to other Subscription Journals (Source: Google Analytics)

Research Article

Relationship between Clinical and Histopathologic Findings of 40 Periapical Lesions

Francisco Javier Jimenez Enriquez*, Jorge Paredes Vieyra and Fabian Paredes Ocampo

Department of Oral Surgery, Autonomous University of Baja California, 710E San Ysidro Blvd 1513, San Ysidro, California-92173, USA

*Corresponding Author:
Francisco Javier Jimenez Enriquez
Department of Oral Surgery
Autonomous University of Baja California
710E San Ysidro Blvd 1513, San Ysidro
California-92173, USA
Tel: 011526646855665
Fax: 6105913231
E-mail: [email protected]

Received date: December 17, 2014; Accepted date: January 07, 2015; Published date: January 13, 2015

Citation: Enriquez FJJ, Vieyra JP, Ocampo FP (2015) Relationship between Clinical and Histopathologic Findings of 40 Periapical Lesions. Dentistry 5:277. doi: 10.4172/2161-1122.1000277

Copyright: © 2015 Enriquez FJJ, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

 

Abstract

Purpose: To relate the clinical and histopathological findings of periapical inflammatory lesions treated by endodontic surgery with the results of histopathological investigation of the same lesions.

Materials and methods: Forty biopsies obtained during periapical surgery were histologically analyzed following curettage of the tissue, establishing the diagnosis as either periapical granuloma, radicular cyst, or abscess. The radiographic size of the lesion (area in cm2) before surgery and after 2 years of follow-up was measured. The evolution at 48 months after surgery was evaluated according to the criteria of von Arx and Kurt. A statistical study was made, the inter-variable relationships were studied using analysis of variance with subsequent Tukey testing and calculation of Pearson?s correlation coefficient. The hypothesis tests were conducted at the 0.05 level of significance.

Results: Results indicated that 26 (65%) were women and 14 (35%) men at a mean age of 43.54 years (range,18 to 69 years) with 40 biopsy samples. 65.5% of lesions were granulomas, 20% cysts, and 17.5% abscess. The results showed that tooth lower second molar had a high percentage of periapical lesion corresponding to periapical granuloma associated with overfilled canals.

Conclusions: The outcomes of the present study show a high number of periapical granulomas among periapical cysts and confirms that periapical granulomas are the most common periapical lesions of endodontic origin associated with persistent apical periodontitis.

Keywords

Share This Page

Additional Info

Loading
Loading Please wait..
 
Peer Reviewed Journals
 
Make the best use of Scientific Research and information from our 700 + peer reviewed, Open Access Journals
International Conferences 2017-18
 
Meet Inspiring Speakers and Experts at our 3000+ Global Annual Meetings

Contact Us

Agri, Food, Aqua and Veterinary Science Journals

Dr. Krish

[email protected].com

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9040

Clinical and Biochemistry Journals

Datta A

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9037

Business & Management Journals

Ronald

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

Chemical Engineering and Chemistry Journals

Gabriel Shaw

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9040

Earth & Environmental Sciences

Katie Wilson

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

Engineering Journals

James Franklin

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

General Science and Health care Journals

Andrea Jason

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9043

Genetics and Molecular Biology Journals

Anna Melissa

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9006

Immunology & Microbiology Journals

David Gorantl

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9014

Informatics Journals

Stephanie Skinner

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9039

Material Sciences Journals

Rachle Green

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9039

Mathematics and Physics Journals

Jim Willison

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9042

Medical Journals

Nimmi Anna

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9038

Neuroscience & Psychology Journals

Nathan T

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9041

Pharmaceutical Sciences Journals

John Behannon

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9007

Social & Political Science Journals

Steve Harry

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9042

 
© 2008-2017 OMICS International - Open Access Publisher. Best viewed in Mozilla Firefox | Google Chrome | Above IE 7.0 version
adwords