Home | About us | Editorial board | Ahead of print | Current issue | Archives | Search | Submit article | Instructions | Subscribe | Advertise | Contact us |  Login 
National Journal of Maxillofacial Surgery
 
Print this page Email this page Small font sizeDefault font sizeIncrease font size
Users Online: 2579
 
CASE REPORT
Year : 2010  |  Volume : 1  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 183-186

Odontogenic myxoma: Report of two cases


1 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, St Joseph Dental College and Hospital, Duggirala, Eluru, Andhra Pradesh, India
2 Department of Oral Pathology, St Joseph Dental College and Hospital, Duggirala, Eluru, Andhra Pradesh, India

Correspondence Address:
Sridhar P Reddy
Flat no. 202, Sai Balaji Estates, Gurukrupa Road, Satavahana Nagar, Eluru, West Godavari, Andhra Pradesh
India
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/0975-5950.79227

Rights and Permissions

Odontogenic tumors represents a broad spectrum of lesions ranging from benign to malignant to dental hamartomas all arising from odontogenic residues, that is, the odontogenic epithelium, ectomesenchyme with variable amounts of dental hard tissues formed in the same sequence as in normal tooth development. We report two cases of myxoma, which were misdiagnosed initially and latter, reported as odontogenic myxoma; and were treated by conservative surgical excision in one case and radical resection with hemimandibulectomy in the other case.


[FULL TEXT] [PDF]*
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed5275    
    Printed159    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded584    
    Comments [Add]    
    Cited by others 9    

Recommend this journal