Excision Biopsy

Calcifying Epithelial Odontogenic Cyst

A 48 year old patient came with a chief complaint of swelling in his lower front teeth region. Examination revealed a swelling in the labial vestibule extending from 33-43. On aspiration,a straw coloured blood tinged fluid was obtained. OPG revealed an oval shaped cystic radiolucency from 43-34. Excision biopsy was done and the cystic lesion was diagnosed as a calcifying epithelial odontogenic cyst.