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CT and MR imaging of myxofibroma of the jaws.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2312859     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Three cases of myxofibroma of the jaws are presented: two involving the mandible and one the maxilla. Computed tomography was found to be superior to plain radiographs in demonstrating the extent of the lesions. A mandibular case was imaged with both CT and magnetic resonance (MR). Computed tomography was found to be superior in demonstrating the involvement of the bone cortical plate. The information obtained with CT and MR may be useful for the surgical management of these aggressive lesions.
Authors:
M A Cohen; D B Mendelsohn
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of computer assisted tomography     Volume:  14     ISSN:  0363-8715     ISO Abbreviation:  J Comput Assist Tomogr     Publication Date:    1990 Mar-Apr
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1990-04-23     Completed Date:  1990-04-23     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7703942     Medline TA:  J Comput Assist Tomogr     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  281-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Female
Humans
Jaw Neoplasms / diagnosis*
Magnetic Resonance Imaging*
Male
Odontogenic Tumors / diagnosis*
Tomography, X-Ray Computed*

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