Extensive Ameloblastic Fibroma in an Adolescent Patient: A Case Report with a Follow-Up of 4 Years

@inproceedings{PitakArnnop2009ExtensiveAF,
  title={Extensive Ameloblastic Fibroma in an Adolescent Patient: A Case Report with a Follow-Up of 4 Years},
  author={Poramate Pitak-Arnnop and Andr{\'e} Chaine and Kittipong Dhanuthai and J E Bertrand and Chlo{\'e} Bertolus},
  booktitle={European journal of dentistry},
  year={2009}
}
Ameloblastic fibroma (AF) is a rare odontogenic tumour of the jaw which usually occurs in the first 2 decades of life. The common clinical manifestation is a slow-growing swelling. We report a case of a 16-year-old male patient presenting with extensive AF of the mandible. He underwent a conservative enucleation. The tumour recurred 2 years after the initial surgery, requiring the second enucleation. The patient has continued to be followed closely and has been disease-free for 4 years. Recent… CONTINUE READING

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