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Journal of Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery

, Volume 17, Issue 4, pp 444–448 | Cite as

Ameloblastic Fibrodentinoma: A Rarity in Odontogenic Tumors

  • Aneeta Mary Sabu
  • Sumir Gandhi
  • Inderjot Singh
  • Manisha Solanki
  • Ashwin Romy Sakharia
Case Report
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Abstract

Ameloblastic fibrodentinoma is a rare, benign, mixed odontogenic tumor composed of odontogenic epithelium, immature connective tissue and is characterized by the formation of dysplastic dentin. An incidence of 0.1% is reported for this benign odontogenic tumor which indicates the rarity of this lesion. In the present review, a case of ameloblastic fibrodentinoma of the mandible in an african male is presented which was managed by surgical enucleation of the lesion along with the removal of impacted tooth associated with it.

Keywords

Ameloblastic fibrodentinoma Mixed odontogenic tumor Dysplastic dentin 

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© The Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons of India 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  • Aneeta Mary Sabu
    • 1
  • Sumir Gandhi
    • 1
  • Inderjot Singh
    • 1
  • Manisha Solanki
    • 1
  • Ashwin Romy Sakharia
    • 2
  1. 1.Christian Dental CollegeLudhianaIndia
  2. 2.Victoria Hospital, Ministry of HealthVictoriaSeychelles

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