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Odontogenic myxofibroma resembling dentigerous cyst

Ghazali, Ahmad Badruddin and Arayasantiparb, Raweewan (2019) Odontogenic myxofibroma resembling dentigerous cyst. In: The 8th Annual Meeting of The Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Thailand, 6th-7th November 2019, Bangkok, Thailand. (Unpublished)

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Odontogenic myxoma is a rare benign odontogenic tumor with an infiltrative local growth. It has a variety of radiographic appearances. A case of odontogenic myxoma on the mandible in a 44-year-old female was discovered accidentally. A panoramic radiograph revealed a well-defined unilocular radiolucency with corticated border associated with the unerupted right mandibular third molar resembling a dentigerous cyst. Cone beam computed tomographic images demonstrated the inferior alveolar canal displaced inferiorly, No bone expansion both buccal and lingual aspects, and no root resorption. The histopathological biopsy confirmed the diagnosis of odontogenic myxofibroma. Enucleation of the lesion with removal of the third molar was done. A follow-up radiographic examination at six months after operation showed no signs of tumor recurrence.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Plenary Papers)
Additional Information: 7845/76036
Uncontrolled Keywords: odontogenic myxoma, myxofibroma, odontogenic tumor, unerupted tooth
Subjects: R Medicine > RK Dentistry
R Medicine > RK Dentistry > RK318 Oral and Dental Medicine. Pathology. Diseases-Therapeutics-General Works
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
Kulliyyah of Dentistry > Oral Maxxilofacial Surgery & Oral Diagnosis
Depositing User: Dr Ahmad Badruddin Ghazali
Date Deposited: 05 Dec 2019 08:25
Last Modified: 05 Dec 2019 08:25
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/76036

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