J Oral Med Oral Surg
Volume 24, Number 4, December 2018
|Page(s)||163 - 166|
|Section||Cas clinique / Short case report|
|Published online||17 December 2018|
Short Case Report
Unicystic ameloblastoma mimicking a dentigerous cyst: short case report
Odontology Department, AP-HP Pitié Salpêtrière Hospital, Paris, France
2 Department of Maxillofacial surgery, AP-HP Pitié Salpêtrière Hospital, Paris, France
* Correspondence: firstname.lastname@example.org
Accepted: 18 May 2018
Observation: This case reports an unusual morphology and localisation of ameloblastoma that imitates a dentigerous cyst on an inclused mandibular canine. Comments: Ameloblastoma is a local odontogenic benign tumour which often relapse. It is usually described in its polycystic form in the posterior mandibular part.
Key words: unicystic ameloblastoma / dentigerous cyst
© The authors, 2018
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