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Glandular odontogenic cyst of maxilla.
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PMID:  22267989     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Glandular odontogenic cyst (GOC) is a rare developmental lesion that is considered a distinct entity because of its uncommon histopathological characteristics. It has morphological similarities to other lesions, which makes its diagnosis challenging for pathologists. It strikes distinct age groups, with an average patient age being 50 years. This lesion can involve either jaw, but the anterior region of the mandible is the most commonly affected area. It exhibits a tendency toward recurrence when conservative treatment is administered. It is believed that the low prevalence of GOC in the literature is due not only to its rarity, but also to the fact that its main characteristics are also found in other pathological entities. We report here radiologic-pathologic features of GOC of the maxilla in a 17-year-old female patient.
Authors:
Yadavalli Guruprasad; Dinesh Singh Chauhan
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2011-11-21
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of clinical imaging science     Volume:  1     ISSN:  2156-5597     ISO Abbreviation:  J Clin Imaging Sci     Publication Date:  2011  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-01-23     Completed Date:  2012-10-02     Revised Date:  2013-12-13    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101564708     Medline TA:  J Clin Imaging Sci     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  54     Citation Subset:  -    
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