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Soft tissue chondroma of the oral cavity: an extremely rare tumour localized on the hard palate.
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PMID:  24715909     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
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Chondromas are benign cartilaginous tumors usually localized within the tubular bones of the extremities. Soft tissue chondromas (STCs) are rare and only few cases have been reported in the oral cavity. The present case documents the exceptional finding of a 12-year-standing STC of the hard palate of a 63-year-old man. The tumor measured approximately 6 cm in its larger size and it was radically excised through the use of a quantic resonance molecular (QRM) lancet. No recurrence was observed during 1-year follow-up. A concise review of the relevant literature is included in the present paper.
Authors:
Paolo Vescovi; Marco Meleti; Elisabetta Merigo; Maddalena Manfredi; Domenico Corradi; Ilaria Giovannacci; Tito Poli; Samir Nammour
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2014-03-04
Journal Detail:
Title:  Case reports in medicine     Volume:  2014     ISSN:  1687-9627     ISO Abbreviation:  Case Rep Med     Publication Date:  2014  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-04-09     Completed Date:  2014-04-09     Revised Date:  2014-04-11    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101512910     Medline TA:  Case Rep Med     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  414861     Citation Subset:  -    
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