Familial gigantiform cementoma: distinctive clinical features of a large Chinese pedigree.

@article{Wang2015FamilialGC,
  title={Familial gigantiform cementoma: distinctive clinical features of a large Chinese pedigree.},
  author={Hong-Wei Wang and Miao Yu and Xing-jun Qin and Chen-ping Zhang},
  journal={The British journal of oral & maxillofacial surgery},
  year={2015},
  volume={53 1},
  pages={83-5}
}
Familial gigantiform cementoma is a rare benign fibrocemento-osseous lesion of the jaws that can cause severe facial deformity. It has an autosomal dominant mode of inheritance, but varies in its phenotype. It is more common in white, African, and East-Asian patients. Here we report what is to our knowledge the first distinctive Chinese family with familial gigantiform cementoma involving 4 generations and 13 patients, and which suggests that the tumour presents with 3 distinctive growth… CONTINUE READING

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