Follicular Ameloblastoma Presenting As a Sinonasal Tumor


A case of follicular ameloblastoma of the left maxilla in a 74-year-old man is reported. The tumor was presented as a radiographically solid mass filling the left sinonasal cavity and invaded maxillary alveola. After radical surgery, the patient has pursued a non-aggressive clinical course after 4 years of follow-up. The radiopathological features of this tumor were reviewed and the possibility of its sinonasal epithelium origin was discussed.

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@inproceedings{Shahidi2012FollicularAP, title={Follicular Ameloblastoma Presenting As a Sinonasal Tumor}, author={S. H. Shahidi and Pegah Bronoosh and Yahya Daneshbod}, booktitle={Iranian Red Crescent medical journal}, year={2012} }