TUGSE-a curious case series unveiled


  • Mahima VG JSS university
  • Karthikeya Patil JSS University
  • Yesoda Aniyan JSS University
  • Shikha Khare JSS University






TUGSE, Traumatic Eosinophlic Granuloma with Stromal Eosinophilia, Ulceroproliferative Growth, Riga Fede Disease


Traumatic ulcerative granulomas are self-limiting ulcero-proliferative lesions emaluating malignancy clinically, thus causing anxiety for the patient. The etiopathogenesis of these lesions are unclear though trauma is ascertained to be a cause. Riga-Fede disease is considered a variant of the same, manifesting in infants. A clinically varying case series of TUGSE and RFD is reported, and the differential diagnosis discussed here.


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