Odontogenic myxoma: A review with report of an uncommon case with recurrence in the mandible of a teenage male.

@article{Shivashankara2017OdontogenicMA,
  title={Odontogenic myxoma: A review with report of an uncommon case with recurrence in the mandible of a teenage male.},
  author={C. Shivashankara and Madhumati Nidoni and Shrish Patil and K T Shashikala},
  journal={The Saudi dental journal},
  year={2017},
  volume={29 3},
  pages={93-101}
}
We describe a 13-year-old boy with recurrence of an odontogenic myxoma of the mandible. We review the existing published literature on the lesion, emphasizing the similarities and differences among lesions in the differential diagnosis. Odontogenic myxoma is an uncommon benign tumor that mainly affects the mandible, with a peak incidence in the second to fourth decades of life and predilection for the female sex. Clinical, radiological, and histopathological features should be considered when… CONTINUE READING
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