Ameloblastic fibrosarcoma of the upper jaw: Report of a rare case with long-term follow-up

@inproceedings{Khalili2013AmeloblasticFO,
  title={Ameloblastic fibrosarcoma of the upper jaw: Report of a rare case with long-term follow-up},
  author={Maryam Soltanali Khalili and Pouyan Amini Shakib},
  booktitle={Dental research journal},
  year={2013}
}
Ameloblastic fibrosarcoma (AFS) is a rare malignant mixed odontogenic tumor which is usually considered as the malignant counterpart of ameloblastic fibroma. Only mesenchymal component represents sarcomatous alterations and ameloblast-like epithelial nest remains bland in AFS. Here, we report a case of AFS in a 26-year-old man in the maxilla, which was regarded as an uncommon location for this tumor. After 2 years follow up, no evidence of recurrence was noted. We also emphasize on… CONTINUE READING

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