Maxillary odontogenic keratocyst

Case contributed by Mohammadtaghi Niknejad


Painless facial mass centered on the right maxilla.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female

A solitary, lucent, unilocular lesion with smooth, corticated borders is seen In the maxilla which expands into the left maxillary sinus.


Case Discussion

Painless swelling centered on the right maxilla in a middle-aged female with a lesion that expands the bone, but without fracture or periosteal reaction, these features indicate an odontogenic keratocyst.

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