Ameloblastic carcinoma with features of ghost cell odontogenic carcinoma in a patient with suspected Gardner syndrome.

@article{Fitzpatrick2015AmeloblasticCW,
  title={Ameloblastic carcinoma with features of ghost cell odontogenic carcinoma in a patient with suspected Gardner syndrome.},
  author={Sarah G Fitzpatrick and Stanley A. Hirsch and Catherine M. Listinsky and Dongze Lyu and Dale A Baur},
  journal={Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology},
  year={2015},
  volume={119 4},
  pages={e241-5}
}
Ameloblastic carcinoma and ghost cell odontogenic carcinoma are rare malignancies arising in odontogenic epithelium within the jaws. Gardner syndrome is a multifaceted autosomal dominant condition, which results in multiple dentofacial anomalies along with premalignant colon polyp formation and tumor formation in the skin and other organs. We report a case of ameloblastic carcinoma with features of ghost cell odontogenic carcinoma and extensive clear cell change and melanin pigmentation in a… CONTINUE READING