From the case: Dentigerous cyst

CT
Axial bone window
Modality: CT (bone window)

- “ CT of the mandible demonstrates a well circumscribed cystic space around the crown of an unerrupted third molar extending to the cementoenamel jun...”

Used in the following article:

  • Ameloblastoma - “ Ameloblastomas are locally aggressive benign tumors that arise from the mandible, or, less commonly, from the maxilla. Usually present as a slowly...”
  • Radiolucent lesions of the mandible (differential) - “ Lucent lesions of the mandible are not uncommon and may be the result of odontogenic or non-odontogenic processes. Lucency may be conferred by a c...”
  • Dentigerous cyst - “ Dentigerous cysts, also called follicular cysts, are slow growing benign and non-inflammatory odontogenic cysts that are thought to be development...”
  • Odontogenic keratocyst - “ Odontogenic keratocysts (OKC), previously known as keratocystic odontogenic tumors (KCOT or KOT), are benign cystic lesions involving the mandible...”
  • Mandibular lesions - “ Mandibular lesions are myriad and common. The presence of teeth results in lesions that are specific to the mandible (and maxilla) and a useful cl...”

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