Odontogenic keratocyst - pediatric

Case contributed by Dr Andrew Dixon


Mandibular swelling.

Patient Data

Age: 9 years
Gender: Male

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


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Case Discussion

Features are consistent with odontogenic keratocyst, which was confirmed pathologically. ​

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Case information

rID: 10317
Published: 3rd Aug 2010
Last edited: 13th Jan 2020
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