Keratocystic odontogenic tumour (KCOT)—a cyst to a tumour

@article{Bhargava2011KeratocysticOT,
  title={Keratocystic odontogenic tumour (KCOT)—a cyst to a tumour},
  author={Darpan Bhargava and Ashwini Deshpande and Michael Anthony Pogrel},
  journal={Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery},
  year={2011},
  volume={16},
  pages={163-170}
}
The World Health Organization (WHO) has reclassified ‘odontogenic keratocyst’ (OKC) to ‘keratocystic odontogenic tumour’ (KCOT) in 2005. Currently, this tumour is classified as a benign neoplasm of odontogenic origin and not as a cyst. This article reviews and discusses history, classification scheme, aetiology and pathogenesis, molecular and genetic basis, incidence, epidemiology and site, clinical features, imaging, histopathology, immunohistochemistry, treatment options, prognosis… CONTINUE READING
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