Cemento-ossifying fibroma

Case contributed by Dr MohammadTaghi Niknejad

Presentation

Midline maxillay mass and swelling

Patient Data

Age: 40 years old
Gender: Female
Modality: CT
 Well circumscribed sclerotic mass with expansion at the alveolar ridge of the maxilla .

Case Discussion:

The findings in a 40 Y/O female are compatible with cemento-ossifying fibroma. They are initially lucent on x-ray with soft tissue attenuation on CT. As they mature, they gradually develop increasing amounts of calcification / ossification as they mature.

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Case Information:

rID: 21243
Diagnostic certainty: Probable
Tag: jaw lesion
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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