Cemento-ossifying fibroma

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad


Midline maxillay mass and swelling

Patient Data

Age: 40 years old
Gender: Female
 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
Published: 12th Jan 2013
Last edited: 4th Jul 2016
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