Ameloblastoma

Authors

  • Dedy C. Haryono Department of Surgery, Sebelas Maret University, Surakarta, Indonesia
  • Joko Purnomo Department of Surgery, Dr. Moewardi General Hospital, Surakarta, Indonesia
  • Richard Philo Sebelas Maret University, Surakarta, Indonesia

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.18203/2349-2902.isj20233689

Keywords:

Ameloblastoma, Adamantinoma, Oral cavity

Abstract

Ameloblastoma is a noncancerous tumor that originates from epithelial tissue in the oral cavity. It is regarded as one of the most aggressive odontogenic tumors (OT) in several nations throughout the world. If left untreated, they can grow to be quite big, causing facial disfigurement and functional issues. The treatment of ameloblastoma depends on the size, location, and histological subtype of the tumor. Surgical resection is the mainstay of treatment, and various techniques have been developed to minimize morbidity and recurrence.

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2023-11-28

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