Home About us Editorial board Ahead of print Current issue Archives Submit article Instructions Subscribe Search Contacts Login 
  • Users Online: 178
  • Home
  • Print this page
  • Email this page
CASE REPORT
Year : 2005  |  Volume : 17  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 24-27

Bilateral Odontogenic Keratocyst - A Case Report


1 Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, KLES's Institute of Dental Sciences, Belgaum 590 010, Karnataka, India
2 Dept. of Oral Medicine & Radiology, KLES's Institute of Dental Sciences Belgaum 590 010, Karnataka, India

Correspondence Address:
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


Rights and PermissionsRights and Permissions

The odontogenic keratocyst is a cyst of odontogenic origin that exhibits a keratinised epithelial lining. Odontogenic keratocyst has been the topic of numerous investigators and is known for its potentially aggressive behavior and significant rate of recurrence. This cyst often occurs as a solitary lesion in the angle of the mandible, however in some, multiple such cysts may occur in association with a syndrome called "Nevoid basal cell syndrome". Here we report a case of a bilateral odontogenic keratocyst in a 60 yr old male patient, wherein multiple cysts were present but, without any other associated manifestations.


[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
    Viewed90    
    Printed1    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded65    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal