Odontogenic keratocyst

Case contributed by Dr Andrew Dixon

Presentation

Mandibular swelling.

Patient Data

Age: 9
Gender: Male
X-ray

Case Discussion

There is an expansile unilocular lucent lesion in the right mandibular body with a well corticated margin. The lesion displaces an unerrupted permanent tooth inferiorly. 

Features are consistent with odontogenic keratocyst which was confirmed pathologically. 

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Case information

rID: 10317
Case created: 3rd Aug 2010
Last edited: 25th Sep 2015
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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