A giant dentigerous cyst

  • Nishit J. Shah
  • Sulabha M. Pathere
  • Joyti P. Dabhalkar
Short Communication

Abstract

A case of an unusally large dentigerous cyst in a13 years old female patient presenting with gross facial asymmetry involving the nose, eye and the mouth is reported. Subsequent management and review of the literature is discussed briefly.

References:

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    Ttimble. ID (1986): Odontogenesis and jaw cysts Otolaryngology-Head and neck surgery. Vol.II, pp 1487–1490, Mosby.Google Scholar
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    Maxymiw, WG and Wood RE (1991): Carcinoma arising in a Dentigerous Cyst: A case report and review of the literature. Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, 49 (6): 639–643.CrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Association of Otolaryngologists of India 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • Nishit J. Shah
    • 1
  • Sulabha M. Pathere
    • 1
  • Joyti P. Dabhalkar
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. of ENTT. N. Medical College & B. Y. L Nair Ch. HospitalBombay

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