Pigmented keratocystic odontogenic tumor: A case report with review of the literature.

@article{Ishida2013PigmentedKO,
  title={Pigmented keratocystic odontogenic tumor: A case report with review of the literature.},
  author={Mitsuaki Ishida and Shinya Koshinuma and Keisuke Oue and Tomoki Higo and Gaku Yamamoto and Hidetoshi Okabe},
  journal={Molecular and clinical oncology},
  year={2013},
  volume={1 3},
  pages={
          430-432
        }
}
Keratocystic odontogenic tumor (KCOT) is a relatively rare benign neoplasm of odontogenic origin. The squamous epithelium of KCOT usually does not contain melanocytes, however, pigmented KCOT has been documented, albeit extremely rarely. In the present study, we described an additional case of pigmented KCOT and review the clinicopathological features of this extremely rare lesion. A 23-year-old Japanese female presented with a relatively well-circumscribed round unilocular radiolucency that… CONTINUE READING

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