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Pulp Polyp (Chronic Hyperplastic Pulpitis)

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Hemorrhagic granulation tissue mass bulges from residual pulp tissue in the floor of the pulp chamber of a cariously destroyed tooth.

* Dedicated to Thomas Bond Jr., MD, of Baltimore, Maryland -- Father of Oral Pathology
New Editor: J. E. Bouquot, D.D.S., M.S.D., Director of Research, The Maxillofacial Center
165 Scott Avenue, Suite 100, Morgantown, WV 26508

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Pulp Polyp (Chronic Hyperplastic Pulpitis)

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Clinical Features: P

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Pathology and Differential Diagnosis: Th

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Treatment and Prognosis: Sy

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References (Chronologic Order)

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General references:

Neville BW, Damm DD, Allen CM, Bouquot JE. Oral and maxillofacial pathology. Philadelphia, W. B. Saunders; 1995.

Elder D, Elenitsas R, Jaworsky C, Johnson B Jr. Lever's Histopathology of the skin, 8th edition. Philadelphia; Lippincott-Raven, 1997.

Sapp JP, Eversole LR, Wysocki GP. Contemporary oral and maxillofacial pathology. Mosby; St. Louis, 1997.

Odell EW, Morgan PR. Biopsy pathology of the oral tissues. London; Chapman & hall Medical, 1998.

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