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Recurring peripheral ameloblastoma at mandibular premolar region: A case report

Mustafa, Nazih Shaban and Kashmola, Muhanad Ali Hamdon and Subramaniam, Pram Kumar and Abdul Qader, Omar Abdul Jabbar and Ahmad, Abdul Rahim (2019) Recurring peripheral ameloblastoma at mandibular premolar region: A case report. Journal of International Dental and Medical Research, 12 (1). pp. 212-215. ISSN 1309-100X

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Peripheral ameloblastoma is an extraosseus type, rare form of ameloblastoma that proliferates on the soft tissue of tooth bearing region. It is usually an exophytic odontogenic tumour that exhibits with either smooth or irregular surface and is mainly located in the mandibular region namely the gingival area. This lesion is mainly limited by the periosteum but a larger lesion can have features of bony marginal saucerization as well as displacement of teeth. We hereby report a case of recurring peripheral ameloblastoma on the mandibular left premolar region in a 37 year-old Malay gentleman seen at the Kulliyyah of Dentistry, International Islamic University Malaysia.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 5815/71655
Uncontrolled Keywords: Peripheral ameloblastoma, Extraosseus, Odontogenic tumour.
Subjects: R Medicine > RK Dentistry > RK529 Oral Surgery-General Works
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Dentistry > Department of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery and Oral Diagnosis
Depositing User: Dr Omar Abdul jabbar
Date Deposited: 17 Apr 2019 15:21
Last Modified: 24 Nov 2019 22:39
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/71655

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