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Tumors metastatic to the mandible: analysis of nine cases and review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2406399     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Metastases to the mandible are rare. In this article, nine cases of tumors metastatic to the mandible of various origins and locations, including metastasis to the condyle, are reported. The most common primary tumor was breast adenocarcinoma (three cases). The clinical features, diagnosis, and treatment of metastatic lesions, especially emphasizing clinical and radiologic aspects, are described, and a review of the literature is presented.
G Sánchez Aniceto; A García Peñín; R de la Mata Pages; J J Montalvo Moreno
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons     Volume:  48     ISSN:  0278-2391     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Oral Maxillofac. Surg.     Publication Date:  1990 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1990-03-21     Completed Date:  1990-03-21     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8206428     Medline TA:  J Oral Maxillofac Surg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  246-51     Citation Subset:  AIM; D; IM    
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain.
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MeSH Terms
Adenocarcinoma / secondary*
Breast Neoplasms
Kidney Neoplasms
Mandibular Neoplasms / pathology,  secondary*
Melanoma / secondary*
Middle Aged
Sarcoma / secondary*
Skin Neoplasms

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