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Related to ameloblastic: ameloblastic odontoma, ameloblastic carcinoma

ameloblastic

/am·elo·blas·tic/ (am″ĕlo-blas´tik) pertaining to ameloblasts or to an ameloblastoma.

ameloblast

(am'e-lo-blast?) [Fr. émail, enamel + -blast]
A cell from which tooth enamel is formed.
Synonym: adamantoblastameloblastic (am?e-lo-blas'tik), adjective

ameloblastic

pertaining to the formation of dental enamel.

ameloblastic fibro-odontoma
see ameloblastic odontoma (below).
ameloblastic layer
the inner layer of cells of the enamel organ, which forms the enamel prisms of the teeth.
ameloblastic odontoma
resembles ameloblastic fibroma but the tumor contains enamel and dentine rather than only enamel.
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In addition, less likely consideration included locally aggressive odontogenic lesions, such as ameloblastic fibro-odontoma, as well as other entities consisting of calcifying odontogenic cyst (Gorlin cyst), adenomatoid odontogenic tumor, and primordial cysts (keratocyst).
Any apparent recurrence should raise suspicion of an ameloblastic tumor, which requires more aggressive treatment.
1) The ameloblastic cells are columnar epithelial cells palisaded about the periphery of the tumor nests, with a subnuclear vacuolization away from the basement membrane.