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Case Reports in Dentistry
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 370242, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/370242
Case Report

A Giant Cell Fibroma and Focal Fibrous Hyperplasia in a Young Child: A Case Report

Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607, USA

Received 1 March 2012; Accepted 12 April 2012

Academic Editors: A. C. B. Delbem, A. Epivatianos, and L. Junquera

Copyright © 2012 Rodney J. Vergotine. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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