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Ameloblastic carcinoma: a rare entity

Veena Maheshwari, Manoranjan Varshney, Kiran Alam, Anshu Jain, Mohammed Azfar Siddiqui, Kavita Gaur, Aastha Gupta
BMJ Case Reports 2011 April 15, 2011
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Ameloblastic carcinoma is a rare aggressive malignant epithelial odontogenic tumour seen in a wide range of age group with no sex predilection. Patient usually presents with a rapidly enlarging swelling. It usually involves the posterior portion of the mandible. Treatment of choice is surgical removal of tumour followed by radiotherapy. We present a case of ameloblastic carcinoma in a 35-year-old man.

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