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Gardner's syndrome with an unusual fibro-osseous lesion of the mandible.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6930067     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A girl with a family history of Gardner's syndrome presented with an actively growing central lesion of the mandible and localized subcutaneous fibrous hyperplasia which required surgical intervention and bone grafting. The importance of this syndrome is the development of intestinal polyposis which become malignant. The presence of dentofacial stigmata and surface tumors should alert the dentist and physician to the possibility of Gardner's syndrome.
I A Small; H Shandler; M Husain; H David
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Oral surgery, oral medicine, and oral pathology     Volume:  49     ISSN:  0030-4220     ISO Abbreviation:  Oral Surg. Oral Med. Oral Pathol.     Publication Date:  1980 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1980-08-15     Completed Date:  1980-08-15     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0376406     Medline TA:  Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  477-86     Citation Subset:  D; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Diagnosis, Differential
Intestinal Polyps / complications*
Mandibular Diseases / pathology*,  surgery
Mandibular Neoplasms / pathology,  surgery
Neoplasms, Multiple Primary / complications*
Osteoma / pathology

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