Cemento-osseous dysplasia

Case contributed by A/Prof Sergio Uribe


Asymptomatic, vital mandibular incisors

Patient Data

Age: 50
Gender: Male

Diffuse radiolucent shadow in apex teeth group V.

Cone beam


Radiolucent (osteolytic) area in apex teeth 4.2 to 3.2 with small radiopaque calcifications area are seen within the lesion near every apex. Some erosion in lingual and vestibular corticals. 

Annotated image

Tangencial, transversal and axial views. 

Case Discussion

Osseous (cemento-osseous) dysplasia in second stage or cementoblastic stage.

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