Cemento-ossifying fibroma is classified as an osteogenic tumor, defined as a well -differentiated tumor, occasionally encapsulated, comprising fibrous tissue. Abstract. Introduction: Cemento-ossifying fibroma is a benign fibro-osseous maxillary tumor belonging to the same category as fibrous dysplasia and. Background: Cemento-Ossifying Fibroma (COF) is considered by most as relatively rare, benign, non-odontogenic neoplasm of the jaw bones and other.

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The well-defined border of the central cementoossifying fibroma helps differentiate it from the aggressive sarcomas and carcinomas. Support Center Support Center. We present a case of cemento-ossifying fibroma in relation to the lower left one-third of the face, and its management.

Computed tomography CT scan showed expansion of fjbroma buccal and lingual cortical plates of the mandible [ Figure 3 ]. There is confusion in the literature about the nomenclature to use when describing these lesions.

It follows a similar radiographic appearance as ossifying fibromas. Pharmaceutical Sciences Journals Ann Jose ankara escort. High recurrence rates call for a thorough surgical treatment approach for such cases.

Cemento-ossifying fibroma

A potential fibgoma tooth migration PCOF has been reported [ 6 ]. It was present on the body of mandible and extended along the inferior border of the mandible up to the submandibular region. The cemento-ossifying fibroma is a central neoplasm of bone as well as the periodontium which has caused considerable controversy because of the confusion regarding terminology and the criteria for its diagnosis.

Also, the periodontal membrane being a mesodermal germ layer points towards the fact that some primitive mesenchymal cells are capable of differentiating in a similar manner to produce a tumor.


June 25, ; Published date: Various classifications were proposed to classify these lesions, Menzel [ 6 ] gave the first description of a variant of ossifying fibroma, which was a benign fibro-osseous neoplasm, calling it as a cemento-ossifying fibroma in J Indian Soc Periodontol.

Cementoossifying Fibroma of theMaxilla: Its color is similar to that of the mucosa unless the lesion is ulcerated. J Oral Surg ; A case of isolated ossifying fibroma of the mastoid cavity of the temporal bones.

To view the erratum, please click here. A slowly growing pink soft-tissue nodule in the anterior maxilla of an adolescent should raise suspicion of a POF.

Surgical enucleation with curettage of the lesion of the patient mentioned in this case report.

An attempt has been made by Endo et al. The pathogenesis of this tumor is uncertain. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3. Intra-operative view showing extracted tooth with fragmented bone lesion. The origin of cemento-ossifying fibroma is not clearly understood, in most of cases reported in literature have found to have history of trauma fibrma is not seen in our case.

Therefore, we present and discuss in this pssifying a series of cases of peripheral cemento-ossifying fibroma emphasizing the differential diagnosis.

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Peripheral Cemento-Ossifying Fibroma: Case Series Literature Review

An Intra-Oral Periapical Radiograph IOPAR shows, well defined radiolucency involving enamel and ossifyibg in relation to 36 with no abnormality in periodontal ligament space but apical root shows irregularities is seen in ossifuing to 35 and 36 indicating external root resorption with diffuse radiolucency interspersed radiopaque foci can be appreciated at the periapical region of 35 and 36 Figure 3.


You can also scroll through stacks with your mouse wheel or the keyboard arrow keys. Kristensen S, Tveteras K. In contrast, a retrospective study caried out by Titinchi et al 12 revealed almost The lesion was diagnosed as a cemento-ossifying fibroma. Cemento – ossifying fibroma is a benign fibro-osseous- tumor.

In conclusion, COF should be considered in the differential diagnosis of lesions that present clinically as a slow-growing tumor, especially in females. Histological typing ossifyibg odontogenic tumours. Benign fibro-osseous lesions of the jaws: The POF, as discovered in this case, is a focal, reactive, nonneoplastic tumour-like growth of soft tissue often arising from the interdental papilla [ 19 ]. Occasionally, they are identified in children, in which case cwmento are a more aggressive variant and are known as juvenile aggressive cemento-ossifying fibromas discussed separately 3,5.

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Cementoossifying fibroma is considered by most as relatively rare, benign, nonodontogenic neoplasm of the jaw bone. On examination, a uniform rounded swelling was present in ossifyihg anterior region due to which the patient could not chew the food. Peripheral cemento-ossifying fibroma of maxilla.

Because the clinical appearance of these various lesions can be remarkably similar, classification is based on their distinct histologic differences.