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Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol. 1977 Oct;44(4):587-91.

Giant-cell hyalin angiopathy.

Abstract

Seven examples of an unusual hyalin degenerative change in the walls of blood vessels are discussed. We believe this is a localized phenomenon, not connected to systemic vascular disease. Inflammation is usually present, and in each case a dental procedure had previously been performed. Dental extraction was the most common procedure. Giant cells of the foreign-body type are present, but particulate foreign material was seen in only one case.

PMID:
71674
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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