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Florid cemento osseous dysplasia in association with dentigerous cyst.

Department of Oral Pathology and Microbiology, Vydehi Institute of Dental Sciences and Research Center, #82, EPIP Area, Nallurahalli, Whitefield, Bangalore - 560 066, Karnataka, India.
Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology 07/2010; 14(2):63-8. DOI: 10.4103/0973-029X.72503
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ABSTRACT We present a case of florid cemento-osseous dysplasia occurring in a 20-year-old Indian woman. The subject presented with three lesions involving the maxillary right quadrant, maxillary left quadrant and mandibular left quadrant. The mandibular left quadrant also demonstrated a cyst.The diagnosis was made by correlating the clinical presentation with that of the radiological and histopathological findings. This is a rare entity because of an unusual combination of Asian race along with the association of dentigerous cyst.

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