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
Modality: CT

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

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