cementoblastoma

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cementoblastoma

 [se-men″to-blas-to´mah]
an odontogenic fibroma whose cells are developing into cementoblasts and in which there is only a small proportion of calcified tissue.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ce·ment·o·blas·to·ma

(sē-men'tō-blas-tō'mă),
A benign odontogenic tumor of functional cementoblasts; it appears as a mixed radiolucent-radiopaque lesion attached to a tooth root and may cause expansion of the bone cortex or be associated with pain.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

ce·ment·o·blas·to·ma

(sĕ-men'tō-blas-tō'mă)
A benign odontogenic tumor of functional cementoblasts; appears as a mixed radiolucent-radiopaque lesion attached to a tooth root.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

ce·ment·o·blas·to·ma

(sĕ-men'tō-blas-tō'mă)
A benign odontogenic tumor of functional cementoblasts; appears as a mixed radiolucent-radiopaque lesion attached to a tooth root and may cause expansion of the bone cortex or be associated with pain.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
Similar to the previous diagnosis, the lesion presented a benign cementoblastoma.
A radiolucent band around a benign cementoblastoma is usually better defined and more uniform than that with cemental dysplasia.
Benign cementoblastoma involving multiple maxillary teeth: report of a case with a review of the literature.
Benign cementoblastoma (BC) is a rare and benign odontogenic mesenchymal tumor, often characterized by the formation of cementum-like tissue produced by neoplastic cementoblasts attached to or around the roots of a tooth.
[14] proposed this treatment type of a benign cementoblastoma associated with an erupted canine.
Panoramic radiograph and CT evaluation of the lesion reported on this case were not pathognomonic for benign cementoblastoma. It was first thought it was an unerupted third molar with an unusual morphology.
Sharma, "Benign cementoblastoma: a rare case report with review of literature," Contemporary Clinical Dentistry, vol.
Tamagond, "Benign cementoblastoma and radiological differential diagnosis: a case report," Scholars Journal of Medical Case Reports, vol.
Benign cementoblastoma is one of 4 World Health Organization recognized cemental neoplasms.
The patient tolerated the procedure well, and the specimens were submitted to pathology, which returned a report with a final diagnosis as benign cementoblastoma. After 3 weeks, she returned for a follow-up examination and panorex (Figure 9) without pain or swelling.
Benign cementoblastoma. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol.
Clinical differential diagnosis included an odontogenic keratocyst, dentigerous cyst, ameloblastoma, odontoma, calcifying epithelial odontogenic cyst, benign cementoblastoma, benign osteoblastoma, and central ossifying fibroma.

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