Ameloblastoma

Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle

Presentation

Member of the armed forces with jaw pain.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Large lucent, expansile left mandibular lesion with corical brrech. Absent dentition and a floating 2nd lower molar.

CT

Expansile lytic lesion involving the left body of the manible.  Both the lingual and buccal cortices are destroyed.

 

CT

3D giving a single image view of the destructive mass,  The 2nd left molar is floating.

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