Bone scintigraphy and pathological basis of the mucoepidermoid tumor of the mandible: Report of a case


Bone scintigraphy with 99m-Tc HMDP was investigated for its pathological basis in a patient with mucoepidermoid carcinoma in the right molar region of the mandible. An accumulation of 99m-Tc HMDP was remarkable in the bone surrounding the tumor. There were large numbers of osteoblasts and a large increase in the amount of osteoid tissue which lined most of… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02347842


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