CHRISMED Journal of Health and Research

: 2016  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 79--82

Desmoplastic ameloblastoma

Aesha Imran, Sandhya Arun Kumar, Sriram, Satish Muthu Kumar 
 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Chettinad Dental College and Research Institute, Kelambakam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Correspondence Address:
Aesha Imran
Lecturer, Chettinad Dental College and Research Institute Kelambakkam, Chennai - 603 103, Tamil Nadu

The most common odontogenic neoplasm, it accounts for only 1% of all jaw tumors. A variant of Ameloblastoma- Desmoplastic type is known for its unique features and propensity to recur. A 44 year old male patient, report with a swelling in anterior part of lower jaw. Radiograph reveals a mixed radiopaque and radiolucent lesion. Histopathology shows features of Desmoplastic ameloblastoma.

How to cite this article:
Imran A, Kumar SA, Sriram, Kumar SM. Desmoplastic ameloblastoma.CHRISMED J Health Res 2016;3:79-82

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Imran A, Kumar SA, Sriram, Kumar SM. Desmoplastic ameloblastoma. CHRISMED J Health Res [serial online] 2016 [cited 2020 Oct 30 ];3:79-82
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