Calcifying Epithelial Odontogenic Tumor: Report of a Recurrent Destructive Case with Review of Literature

Abstract

Calcifying epithelial odontogenic tumor (CEOT) is an uncommon odontogenic tumor with well-known histopathological features and a challenging treatment plan. Although some investigators advocate conservative approach as the treatment of choice, others believe in radical surgical excision to avoid recurrence or malignant transformation. The main objective of this case report is presenting an unusual destructive recurrence of CEOT after 8 years in a 34-year-old woman, and discussing an effective treatment plan for this tumor.

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@inproceedings{Foroughi2015CalcifyingEO, title={Calcifying Epithelial Odontogenic Tumor: Report of a Recurrent Destructive Case with Review of Literature}, author={Ramin Foroughi and Pouyan Amini Shakib and Alireza Babaei Darzi and Maryam Seyedmajidi and Naghmeh Jamaatlou}, booktitle={Journal of dentistry}, year={2015} }