Ameloblastoma: a neglected criterion for nevoid basal cell carcinoma (Gorlin) syndrome

@article{Ponti2012AmeloblastomaAN,
  title={Ameloblastoma: a neglected criterion for nevoid basal cell carcinoma (Gorlin) syndrome},
  author={Giovanni Ponti and Lorenza Pastorino and Annamaria Pollio and Sabina Nasti and Giovanni Pellacani and Michele Davido Mignogna and Aldo Tomasi and Corrado Del Forno and C Longo and Giovanna Bianchi-Scarr{\'a} and Guido Ficarra and Stefania Seidenari},
  journal={Familial Cancer},
  year={2012},
  volume={11},
  pages={411-418}
}
Ameloblastomas are considered to be aggressive and locally invasive neoplasms derived from odontogenic epithelium with a tendency for recurrence and bone destruction. Although the relationship between nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome (NBCCS) and ameloblastoma is less frequent, it might constitute a peculiar stigmata of this hereditary disorder. The… CONTINUE READING