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Cemento-ossifying fibroma of mandible.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17991057     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Cemento-ossifying fibromas are relatively rare benign, non-odontogenic tumours of the jaw, a subdivision of fibro-osseous lesions. These tumours occur in the third and fourth decades of life, with predilection for women. Majority of the lesions are found in the posterior region of the mandible. We present a rare case of cemento-ossifying fibroma involving the mentum of the mandible in a 50-year-old lady and discuss the plain radiographic and computed tomographic features of the condition.
A G Hombal; K K Hegde; V N Narvekar
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Australasian radiology     Volume:  51 Suppl     ISSN:  0004-8461     ISO Abbreviation:  Australas Radiol     Publication Date:  2007 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-11-09     Completed Date:  2008-01-29     Revised Date:  2009-11-11    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0047441     Medline TA:  Australas Radiol     Country:  Australia    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  B176-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Radio-Diagnosis, J.J.M. Medical College, Davangere, Karnataka, India.
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MeSH Terms
Cementoma / radiography*
Fibroma, Ossifying / radiography*
Mandibular Neoplasms / radiography*
Middle Aged
Tomography, X-Ray Computed*

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