granuloma


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a tumor composed of granulation tissue resulting from injury or inflammation or infection

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Considering the age of the patient, the localization of the lesion, the size of the granuloma, and the extent of bony erosion, a consultation with the medical oncologist was advised and a trial of systemic chemotherapy to reduce the preoperative size of the granuloma was given.
Research variables were; types of cutaneous granuloma with attributes of tuberculous granuloma, cutaneous leishmaniasis, fungal granuloma, foreign body granuloma, leprosy, sarcoid granuloma, malakoplakia and necrobiotic granuloma.
These typical inflammatory peri-apical lesions are common and encompass primarily the peri-apical periodontium, with no preponderance of race, sex or age.3 It is the most frequent peri-radicular pathology and involves ~ 40 percent of all peri-apical radiolucent pathologies.3 In about 90 percent of the cases, a well-defined radiolucency at the apical area of an untreated asymptomatic tooth with a non-vital or diseased pulp is either a dental granuloma or a radicular cyst.3
A perivascular nonnecrotizing granuloma is a histopathologic feature of neurobrucellosis.
Patients with compromised cellular immunity like those with lymphoproliferative disorders, transplant recipients and on immunosuppressive therapy are at particular risk for TB.5 Chemotherapy for cancer in these patients can lead to development of TB if a pre-existing granuloma contains viable organisms.
Histology revealing neutrophil infiltration or neutrophil vasculitis on a background of macrophage granuloma was taken as evidence of Type 2 lepra reaction (T2R).
The microscopic examination revealed a lesion showing proliferation of capillary sized blood vessels in a lobular pattern with mild inflammation; suggesting lobular capillary hemangioma (pyogenic granuloma).
Based on the aspect of the lesions, a clinical presumptive diagnosis of disseminated granuloma annulare was noted.
Treatment and outcome: A midline celiotomy was performed, and a large granuloma was identified ventral to the ventriculus, adherent to the dorsal aspect of the keel bone.
Tal como se muestra en la Tabla I, de las biopsias analizadas el 66,7% (n=4) correspondieron a quistes radiculares y el 33,3% (n=2) a granulomas. El area promedio de las lesiones periapicales fue de 10,7 [+ o -] 5 [mm.sup.2], siendo la lesion de mayor tamano un quiste de 18,1 [mm.sup.2] y la lesion de menor tamano un granuloma de 5,2 [mm.sup.2]
Upon her re-examination 2 weeks later, a large, left true vocal fold granuloma was observed at the operative site, along the middle third of the true vocal fold (figure 1).
Methods: The silicon levels in skin samples were measured using an atomic absorbance spectrophotometer in 37 healthy normal females who had never received silicone injection and compared with those who had developed granuloma after silicone injection..
Suture granuloma is a rare complication that occurs following the use of a non-absorbable suture.