Two Huge Maxillofacial Osteoma Cases Evaluated By Computed Tomography

  title={Two Huge Maxillofacial Osteoma Cases Evaluated By Computed Tomography},
  author={S. M. Saati and Nafiseh Nikkerdar and Amin Golshah},
  booktitle={Iranian journal of radiology : a quarterly journal published by the Iranian Radiological Society},
Osteomas are benign osteogenic neoplasms or hamartomas with a very slow growth rate. Osteoma is the most common mesenchymal neoplasm of the paranasal sinuses. In the jaws, the mandible is more commonly involved than the maxilla. Osteomas may occur at any age, but most frequently are found in individuals older than 40 years. Although most osteomas are small, some may become large enough to cause severe damage, especially those that develop in the frontoethmoid region. Osteomas composed solely of… CONTINUE READING


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