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Clinicoradiologic features of cherubism: a case report and literature review.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  25184726     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
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Cherubism is a rare, hereditary, nonneoplastic bone disease. It is characterized by clinically evident bilateral, painless enlargements of the jaws that are said to give the patient a "chubby" appearance. This article presents a case of cherubism in a 5-year-old girl with painless bilateral swelling. Panoramic radiographs and a computed tomography scan showed bilateral multilocular radiolucent areas with cortical expansion. Histopathologic examination revealed proliferating fibrous connective tissue containing numerous multinucleated giant cells.
Authors:
Sujatha Dyasanoor; Shobha Naik
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  General dentistry     Volume:  62     ISSN:  0363-6771     ISO Abbreviation:  Gen Dent     Publication Date:    2014 Sep-Oct
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-09-04     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7610466     Medline TA:  Gen Dent     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  e12-5     Citation Subset:  D    
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