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Sialolipoma of minor salivary glands.
Sialolipoma is a recently described histologic variant of lipoma and is characterized by well-demarcated proliferation of mature adipocytes with secondary entrapment of salivary gland elements. TheseExpand
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Immunoexpression of MMP-9, VEGF, and vWF in central and peripheral giant cell lesions of the jaws.
BACKGROUND Central giant cell lesion (CGCL) and peripheral giant cell lesion (PGCL) are pathological conditions of the jaws that share the same microscopic features, but differ clinically in terms ofExpand
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Nonodontogenic cysts of the oral and maxillofacial region: demographic profile in a Brazilian population over a 40-year period
The aim of the study was to determine the distribution of histologically diagnosed nonodontogenic cysts (nOCs) over a 40-year period in a Brazilian population. Biopsy records from patients with nOCExpand
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Immunohistochemical expression of MMPs 1, 7, and 26 in syndrome and nonsyndrome odontogenic keratocysts.
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to analyze the expression of matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) 1, 7, and 26 in odontogenic keratocysts (OKCs) associated with Gorlin syndrome (SOKCs) andExpand
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Adenomatoid Odontogenic Tumor: Retrospective Study of 15 Cases with Emphasis on Histopathologic Features
Adenomatoid odontogenic tumor (AOT) is an uncommon benign epithelial lesion of odontogenic origin and, thus far, only few studies regarding the frequency of its many histopathologic features haveExpand
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Central giant cell granuloma of the jaws and giant cell tumor of long bones: an immunohistochemical comparative study.
OBJECTIVE This study investigated whether some components of the extracellular matrix and CD68 expression may drive the differences between the central giant cell granuloma (CGCG) of the jaws andExpand
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Regional odontodysplasia involving three quadrants of the jaws: a case report.
Regional odontodysplasia is a rare developmental anomaly of the teeth that affects enamel and dentin. Its etiology is unknown, but the most accepted theory refers to circulatory disorders associatedExpand
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Solid ameloblastomas - Retrospective clinical and histopathologic study of 54 cases.
UNLABELLED Recently, the World Health Organization (WHO) excluded the desmoplastic pattern from the histopathological spectrum of solid ameloblastomas and classified it as a distinct variant, namedExpand
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Elastofibromatous change of the oral mucosa: case report and literature review
Elastofibroma is an uncommon fibrous pseudotumor that usually occurs in the subscapular region of middle‐aged and older adults. Since its seminal description, cases of elastofibroma orExpand
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Immunohistochemical analysis of bone resorption regulators (RANKL and OPG), angiogenic index, and myofibroblasts in syndrome and non-syndrome odontogenic keratocysts.
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to immunohistochemically analyse bone resorption regulators (receptor activator of nuclear factor kappa B ligand [RANKL] and osteoprotegerin [OPG]), angiogenicExpand
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