Severe alveolar bone loss and gingival hyperplasia as initial manifestation of Burkitt cell type acute lymphoblastic leukemia


Haytac M. , Antmen B., Dogan M., Sasmaz I.

JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY, vol.74, no.4, pp.547-551, 2003 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 74 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.1902/jop.2003.74.4.547
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.547-551

Abstract

Background: The purpose of this case report is to present severe alveolar bone destruction and gingival enlargement as initial manifestation of Burkitt cell type acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL-L3) in a 14-year-old boy.