cementoossifying fibroma

cementoossifying fibroma

a form of fibroma with cementicles and bone rimmed with osteoblasts in moderately cellular stroma.

ce·men·to·os·si·fy·ing fi·bro·ma

(sĕ-men'tō-os'i-fī-ing fī-brō'mă)
A form of fibroma with cementicles and bone rimmed with osteoblasts in moderately cellular stroma.
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