Odontoma: compound

Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle


Patient attended oral surgical clinic for which an OPT was performed. Incidental right maxillary abnormality prompted CT to be undertaken.

Patient Data

Age: 35
Gender: Male

Dense well circumscribed lesion in the right maxilla, forming the floor of the maxillary sinus, with several discernable odontogenic elements within.  The adjacent teeth roots are being splayed.

Case Discussion

A case of a odontoma, which is the most common form of odontogenic tumour.

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Case information

rID: 26132
Published: 30th Nov 2013
Last edited: 6th Dec 2016
System: Head & Neck
Tag: dental
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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