Malignant ameloblastoma: concurrent presentation of primary and distant disease and review of the literature.

Abstract

Malignant ameloblastoma is a rare tumor of odontogenic origin with a metastatic focus. Distant metastatic disease is found most commonly in the lungs. A review of the literature shows that most cases of malignant ameloblastoma involve a disease-free period from primary tumor extirpation to the discovery of metastasis. This report describes the case of a 56… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.joms.2011.11.004

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@article{Berger2012MalignantAC, title={Malignant ameloblastoma: concurrent presentation of primary and distant disease and review of the literature.}, author={Aaron Berger and Ji Hyun Son and Nikhil K Desai}, journal={Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons}, year={2012}, volume={70 10}, pages={2316-26} }