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A case of chondrosarcoma arising in the temporomandibular joint.

Nomura T, Kobayashi T, Shingaki S, Saito C - Case Rep Otolaryngol (2015)

Bottom Line: We discuss a case of chondrosarcoma in temporomandibular joint in a 28-year-old man.Tumor was in contact with the dura, but en bloc resection was performed.After surgical resection of the tumor, face defect was reconstructed by rectus abdominis-free flap.

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Affiliation: Division of Reconstructive Surgery for Oral and Maxillofacial Region, Department of Tissue Regeneration and Reconstruction, Course for Oral Life Science, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Gakkocho-dori 2-5274, Chuo-ku, Niigata 951-8514, Japan.

ABSTRACT
Chondrosarcoma is a malignant tumor originating in cartilaginous cells. And there are only few reports of the case of chondrosarcoma in temporomandibular joint. We discuss a case of chondrosarcoma in temporomandibular joint in a 28-year-old man. Tumor was in contact with the dura, but en bloc resection was performed. After surgical resection of the tumor, face defect was reconstructed by rectus abdominis-free flap. And there is no recurrence after ten years from the resection.

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Bone resorption from left fossa to condyle in panorama radiograph.
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fig2: Bone resorption from left fossa to condyle in panorama radiograph.

Mentions: Panoramic X-ray showed a bone resorption from left fossa to condyle (Figure 2).


A case of chondrosarcoma arising in the temporomandibular joint.

Nomura T, Kobayashi T, Shingaki S, Saito C - Case Rep Otolaryngol (2015)

Bone resorption from left fossa to condyle in panorama radiograph.
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Related In: Results  -  Collection

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fig2: Bone resorption from left fossa to condyle in panorama radiograph.
Mentions: Panoramic X-ray showed a bone resorption from left fossa to condyle (Figure 2).

Bottom Line: We discuss a case of chondrosarcoma in temporomandibular joint in a 28-year-old man.Tumor was in contact with the dura, but en bloc resection was performed.After surgical resection of the tumor, face defect was reconstructed by rectus abdominis-free flap.

View Article: PubMed Central - PubMed

Affiliation: Division of Reconstructive Surgery for Oral and Maxillofacial Region, Department of Tissue Regeneration and Reconstruction, Course for Oral Life Science, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Gakkocho-dori 2-5274, Chuo-ku, Niigata 951-8514, Japan.

ABSTRACT
Chondrosarcoma is a malignant tumor originating in cartilaginous cells. And there are only few reports of the case of chondrosarcoma in temporomandibular joint. We discuss a case of chondrosarcoma in temporomandibular joint in a 28-year-old man. Tumor was in contact with the dura, but en bloc resection was performed. After surgical resection of the tumor, face defect was reconstructed by rectus abdominis-free flap. And there is no recurrence after ten years from the resection.

No MeSH data available.


Related in: MedlinePlus