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Head and Neck Pathology

, Volume 4, Issue 4, pp 290–291 | Cite as

Compound Odontoma

  • Brenda L. NelsonEmail author
  • Lester D. R. Thompson
Sine qua none Radiology-Pathology

Abstract

A case of compound odontomas of the anterior maxilla is discussed. Multiple tooth like structures were discovered upon surgical excision.

Keywords

Odontoma Compound Maxilla Tooth-like 

Notes

Disclaimer

The opinions and assertions expressed herein are those of the author and are not to be construed as official or representing the views of the Department of the Navy or the Department of Defense.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Anatomic PathologyNaval Medical Center San DiegoSan DiegoUSA

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