Odontomas are hamartomatous lesions composed of mature enamel, dentin, and pulp, and may be compound or complex depending on the extent of. This article presents surgical management of excision complex odontoma in year-old female patient followed with prosthetic rehabilitation. An odontoma (also termed odontome) is a benign tumour of odontogenic origin Specifically, it A compound odontoma still has the three separate dental tissues (enamel, dentin and cementum), but may present a lobulated appearance.

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An impacted molar was noted inside the lesion Figure 2. Review of the literature and presentation of new cases of odontomas. Can occur in any tooth bearing area Compound odontoma usually occurs in anterior maxilla Complex odontoma usually occurs in posterior mandible. Compound odontoma Complex odontoma Ameloblastic fibro-odontoma Peripheral odontoma. Open in a separate window. The etiology of odonotma composite odontoma.

J Oral Maxillofac Surg ; Past medical, dental and family histories were unremarkable.

Giant complex odontoma of the anterior mandible: report of case with long follow up

How to cite this URL: Intraosseous odontoma ckmplex into the oral cavity: Based on the clinical and radiological findings, the lesion was tentatively diagnosed as infected complex odontoma. Contemp Clin Dent ;2: Surgical excision via an intraoral approach was done under general oeontoma at a private hospital and the specimen was sent for histopathological examination.


A year-old male patient was referred to us with a complaint of swelling on the right mandibular body with 1 year of evolution and recurrent pus discharge from the same site since 6 months. The clinical signs, indicative of odontomas include retained deciduous tooth, missing or impacted teeth [ 10 ]. The most extreme form of dens invaginatus is known as dilated odontoma.

Surgical site showing denticles. Moreover, multiple complex odontomas with such extensive involvement of the jaw bones along with the maxillary sinuses bilaterally as seen in the present case is an extremely rare occurrence. How to cite this article: Ossifying density HU was noted within the osteolytic lesion. On palpation there was vestibular tenderness in relation to right mandibular first molar and palpable sharp point distal to the first molar.

None, Conflict of Interest: Lesion in left side of the mandible. Post operative period was uneventful with no odontom of recurrence. Ameloblastic fibroma, ameloblastic fibro-odontoma, and odontoma.

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Multiple Extensive Complex Odontomas of the Jaws. Odontoma is a benign odontogenic tumor.

Dentin and cementum were present in relatively larger quantities and formed the bulk of the tumor; enamel matrix and pulp were present in smaller quantities. A retrospective analysis of the characteristics, treatment and follow-up of 26 odontomas in Greek children. J Oral Maxillofac Surg ; Considering the above clinical findings, a provisional diagnosis of a residual cyst in the mandibular left molar region was made, with a differential diagnosis of ameloblastoma and periapical cemental dysplasia.

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Submission Browse by Subjects. Sultan Qaboos Univ Med J. Report of a rare case. Odontomas are considered as hamartomas of aborted tooth formation rather than true neoplasms 6. When symptomatic, odontomas present with pain, devitalization and resorption of tooth or bone due to the pressure exerted by the growing odontoma [ Journal of Dental Sciences and Research A report of three cases and review of the literature.

Br J Radiol ; All the contents of this journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License. The overlying mucosa appeared smooth and erythematous.

Review of literature and presentation of new cases of odontomas.