Head and Neck Pathology

, Volume 5, Issue 2, pp 137–139 | Cite as

Calcifying Epithelial Odontogenic Tumor (Pindborg Tumor)

  • Punnya V. AngadiEmail author
  • K. Rekha
Sine qua none Clinicopathologic Correlat


The calcifying epithelial odontogenic tumor is a benign epithelial tumor with characteristic clinical and histopathologic features. These features are discussed with a typical case presentation along with emphasis on newer variants and management strategies.


Calcifying epithelial odontogenic tumor Pindborg tumor Maxilla 


Conflict of interest

None declared.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Oral Pathology and MicrobiologyKLEVK Institute of Dental Sciences and HospitalBelgaumIndia
  2. 2.Department of Oral Pathology and MicrobiologyS.D.M College of Dental Sciences and HospitalDharwadIndia

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