Journal of Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery

, Volume 13, Issue 3, pp 341–345 | Cite as

Bilateral Odontogenic Keratocyst of the Mandible

  • Hari RamEmail author
  • Shadab Mohammad
  • Nuzhat Husain
  • Shalini Gupta
  • Ajay Kumar
Cyst and Tumor


Odontogenic keratocyst (OKC) is a cyst of dental origin with an aggressive clinical behavior, having high recurrence rate. Multiple cysts are associated with bifid-rib basal cell nevus syndrome (Gorlin syndrome). We present a case of bilateral odontogenic keratocyst in a cleft lip patient.


Keratocyst Mandible Maxilla Odontogenic Recurrence 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hari Ram
    • 1
    Email author
  • Shadab Mohammad
    • 1
  • Nuzhat Husain
    • 2
  • Shalini Gupta
    • 3
  • Ajay Kumar
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Oral and Maxillofacial SurgeryCSM Medical University (Erstwhile King George`s Medical University)LucknowIndia
  2. 2.Department of PathologyCSM Medical University (Erstwhile King George`s Medical University)LucknowIndia
  3. 3.Department of Oral PathologyCSM Medical University (Erstwhile King George`s Medical University)LucknowIndia
  4. 4.Department of MedicineCSM Medical University (Erstwhile King George`s Medical University)LucknowIndia

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