Intra oral swelling

Chief complaint 49 y/o male came with intraoral swelling in left maxilla for 10 days. History H/o beeding from the mouth for around one month, & mild fever. He also is HIV positive Investigation On examination we noted extra oral swelling on the left upper cheek. Intraoral examination shows a red hard mass in 26,27,28 area. Mass measures 2.1x1.4x1.6 cm and is purplish-blue in color and hard inconsistency. Diagnosis Please diagnose the case.


Might be periapical abscess,the contents of the abscess might get discharged through fistula, making the patient feel as if he is bleeding from mouth

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