Fibrous dysplasia, neurofibromatosis, and hemangiomas are conditions that produce tumors of great variety in the craniofacial region. With fibrous dysplasia there is expansion of the skeletal elements by an immature form of bone. Hemangiomas may cause underlying bony hypertrophy as a result of their hypervascular nature, but they may also be associated with bony erosion as a consequence of multiple expanding arteriovenous fistulae. Neurofibromas may also be vascular but tend to cause bony erosion.
KeywordsFibrous Dysplasia Axial Compute Tomography Orbital Floor Capillary Hemangioma Plexiform Neurofibroma
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