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Ameloblastic fibrosarcoma: Report of a case.

Akinyamoju AO, Olusanya AA, Adeyemi BF, Kolude B - J Oral Maxillofac Pathol (2013)

Bottom Line: Ameloblastic fibrosarcoma (AFS) is a rare odontogenic malignancy with benign epithelial and malignant ectomesenchymal components.About 66 cases have been reported in the medical literature.We therefore report an additional case as well as a review of literature to add to the existing knowledge on this rare lesion.

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Affiliation: Department of Oral Pathology, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria.

ABSTRACT
Ameloblastic fibrosarcoma (AFS) is a rare odontogenic malignancy with benign epithelial and malignant ectomesenchymal components. About 66 cases have been reported in the medical literature. We therefore report an additional case as well as a review of literature to add to the existing knowledge on this rare lesion.

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Right maxillary swelling with a massive intraoral extension involving the palate
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Figure 1: Right maxillary swelling with a massive intraoral extension involving the palate

Mentions: A 28-year-old asthmatic Nigerian female presented at the Oral Surgery Clinic of the University College Hospital with a 4-year history of a gradually enlarging right maxillary swelling which accelerated in growth following two pregnancies. Extraorally, the lesion extended anterioposteriorly from the right alar of the nose to the right tragus and superioinferiorly from below the infraorbital rim to the right commissure of the mouth, measuring approximately 14 × 10 cm in size [Figure 1].


Ameloblastic fibrosarcoma: Report of a case.

Akinyamoju AO, Olusanya AA, Adeyemi BF, Kolude B - J Oral Maxillofac Pathol (2013)

Right maxillary swelling with a massive intraoral extension involving the palate
© Copyright Policy - open-access
Related In: Results  -  Collection

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getmorefigures.php?uid=PMC3927348&req=5

Figure 1: Right maxillary swelling with a massive intraoral extension involving the palate
Mentions: A 28-year-old asthmatic Nigerian female presented at the Oral Surgery Clinic of the University College Hospital with a 4-year history of a gradually enlarging right maxillary swelling which accelerated in growth following two pregnancies. Extraorally, the lesion extended anterioposteriorly from the right alar of the nose to the right tragus and superioinferiorly from below the infraorbital rim to the right commissure of the mouth, measuring approximately 14 × 10 cm in size [Figure 1].

Bottom Line: Ameloblastic fibrosarcoma (AFS) is a rare odontogenic malignancy with benign epithelial and malignant ectomesenchymal components.About 66 cases have been reported in the medical literature.We therefore report an additional case as well as a review of literature to add to the existing knowledge on this rare lesion.

View Article: PubMed Central - PubMed

Affiliation: Department of Oral Pathology, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria.

ABSTRACT
Ameloblastic fibrosarcoma (AFS) is a rare odontogenic malignancy with benign epithelial and malignant ectomesenchymal components. About 66 cases have been reported in the medical literature. We therefore report an additional case as well as a review of literature to add to the existing knowledge on this rare lesion.

No MeSH data available.


Related in: MedlinePlus