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The diagnosis of the tooth cyst is quite usual in the dentistry region, Tooth cyst is a thick capsule in the root of the tooth, which is formed as a reaction to the radicular inflammation of the tooth membranes and infections .Dental cyst are classified, depending on the several factors, location and the causes, in particular, the most common dental cyst types are: radicular and follicular cyst.
Rarely, a dental cyst or un-erupted tooth can be the source of the infection.
The epithelial cell rests of Malassez and the genesis of the dental cyst. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol 1972;34(6): 956-64.
The dentigerous (or follicular) cyst (DC) is the second most common type of dental cyst and the most common in jaw development [1].