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CASE REPORT
Year : 2011  |  Volume : 23  |  Issue : 5  |  Page : 442-444

Ameloblastic fibro-odontoma of the maxilla: Review of literature and report of a case


1 Senior Lecturer, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Maitri College of Dentistry and Research Centre, Durg, Chhattisgarh, India
2 Professor and Head, Department of Oral Pathology, YMT Dental College and Hospital, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
3 Professor, Department of Oral Medicine, YMT Dental College and Hospital, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
4 Professor, Department of Oral Pathology, Maitri College of Dentistry and Research Centre, Durg, Chhattisgarh, India

Correspondence Address:
Barakha Nayak
Senior Lecturer, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Maitri College of Dentistry and Research Centre, Durg, Chhattisgarh
India
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10011-1192

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Ameloblastic fibro-odontoma (AFO) is a rare benign mixed odontogenic tumor. It is a slow-growing generally asymptomatic lesion and more prevalent in children and adolescents. This article presents interesting case of ameloblastic fibro-odontoma involving anterior maxilla of 15-year-old male patient. Occlusal radiograph showed a large, well-demarcated radiolucency with radiopaque areas and miniature teeth like structures, radiographical presentation of this case was suggestive of compound odontoma. Histopathologically, the lesion was diagnosed as ameloblastic fibroodontoma.This article discusses about clinical, radiographical, histopathological aspect of ameloblastic fibroodontoma with review of literature


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