Fibrous dysplasia - mandible

Case contributed by Dr Abdallah Khateeb


Painful chewing.

Patient Data

Age: 19 years old
Gender: Female

Bone thickening and homogeneous ground glass appearance involving the right mandibular condyle, the squamous part and mandibular fossa of the right temporal bone which shows a focal area of lucency, and the greater wing of right sphenoid.

Case Discussion

The ground-glass matrix of the bone is highly suggestive of fibrous dysplasia.

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Case information

rID: 48444
Case created: 7th Oct 2016
Last edited: 7th Oct 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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