Medical Definition of Peripheral ossifying fibroma

1. A reactive focal gingival overgrowth derived histogenetically from cells of the periodontal ligament and usually developing in response to local irritants (plaque and calculus) on associated teeth; consists microscopically of a hyperplastic cellular fibrous stroma supporting deposits of bone, cementum, or dystrophic calcification. (05 Mar 2000)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Peripheral Ossifying Fibroma

peripheral cataract
peripheral chemoreceptor
peripheral device
peripheral devices
peripheral dysostosis
peripheral facial paralysis
peripheral glare
peripheral lymphoid tissue
peripheral membrane protein
peripheral membrane proteins
peripheral nerves
peripheral nervous system
peripheral nervous system agents
peripheral nervous system diseases
peripheral neuropathy
peripheral ossifying fibroma (current term)
peripheral protein
peripheral proteins
peripheral resistance
peripheral scotoma
peripheral seal
peripheral tabes
peripheral vascular disease
peripheral vascular diseases
peripheral vision
peripherally inserted central catheter

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