Case Report
Volume 19 Issue 2 - 2020
Atypical Ulcer-Secondary-Oral-Tuberculosis of Mandibular Mucosa: Diagnosis and Treatment
Rocío Valenzuela-Narváez1*, Daniel A Valenzuela2, María Córdova2, Cris Mejía3, Daniel R Valenzuela3and Aguilar Bailón4
1Medical Surgical Department, School of Dentistry, University of Barcelona, Spain
2National University Jose Faustino Sanchez Carrion, Perú
3Military Hospital and Gastrovital, Perú
4Alas Peruanas University, Peru
*Corresponding Author: Rocío Valenzuela-Narváez, Professor, Medical Surgical Department, School of Dentistry, University of Barcelona, Spain.
Received: November 21, 2019; Published: January 18, 2020


Introduction: The atypical ulcer secondary oral tuberculosis is chronic and irregular in appearance, with deep depression that can be located in the oral mucosa. 

Case Report: A 42-year-old woman, who presented a granular ulcer without cicatrization, chronic for three years behind the report of irregular edges, with deep depression, two centimeters in diameter and located in the vestibular mucosa of the premolar area of the left mandibular arch. 

Conclusion: The appropriate and timely diagnosis and surgical treatment of this pathology through a subepithelial connective autograft is reported in a chronic patient with four-fold antituberculous therapy.

Keywords: Tuberculosis; Autograft; Treatment; Surgery; Diagnosis


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Citation: Rocío Valenzuela-Narváez., et al. “Atypical Ulcer-Secondary-Oral-Tuberculosis of Mandibular Mucosa: Diagnosis and Treatment”. EC Dental Science 19.2 (2020): 01-08.

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