odontogenic tumors

Summary

Summary: Neoplasms produced from tooth-forming tissues.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi New findings and controversies in odontogenic tumors
    Adalberto Mosqueda-Taylor
    Health Care Department, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana Xochimilco, Mexico, D F
    Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal 13:E555-8. 2008
  2. ncbi Relative frequency of central odontogenic tumors: a study of 1,088 cases from Northern California and comparison to studies from other parts of the world
    Amos Buchner
    Department of Oral Pathology and Oral Medicine, The Maurice and Gabriela Goldschleger School of Dental Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 64:1343-52. 2006
  3. ncbi Comparison of angiogenesis in keratocystic odontogenic tumours, dentigerous cysts and ameloblastomas
    M Alaeddini
    Dental Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Oral Dis 15:422-7. 2009
  4. ncbi Tumor angiogenesis in keratocystic odontogenic tumor assessed by using CD-105 antigen
    Amol Ramchandra Gadbail
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology and Microbiology, Sharad Pawar Dental College and Hospital, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi Meghe, Wardha, Maharashtra, India
    J Oral Pathol Med 40:263-9. 2011
  5. ncbi Recurrence rate of keratocystic odontogenic tumor after conservative surgical treatment without adjunctive therapies - A 35-year single institution experience
    Judith A E M Zecha
    VU University Medical Center VUmc Academic Center for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Pathology, P O Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Oral Oncol 46:740-2. 2010
  6. ncbi Immunohistochemical detection of amelogenin and cytokeratin 19 in epithelial odontogenic tumors
    H Kumamoto
    Department of Oral Pathology, Tohoku University School of Dentistry, Sendai, Japan
    Oral Dis 7:171-6. 2001
  7. ncbi Odontogenic tumors: a review of 319 cases in a Nigerian teaching hospital
    Akinola Ladipo Ladeinde
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 99:191-5. 2005
  8. ncbi The odontogenic keratocyst: a cyst, or a cystic neoplasm?
    T J Li
    Department of Oral Pathology, Peking University School and Hospital of Stomatology, 22 South Zhongguancun Avenue, Haidian District, Beijing 100081, PR China
    J Dent Res 90:133-42. 2011
  9. ncbi Odontogenic tumors: a study of 1309 cases in a Chinese population
    Hai Yan Luo
    Department of Oral Pathology, Peking University School and Hospital of Stomatology, 22 South Zhongguancun Avenue, Haidian District, Beijing, PR China
    Oral Oncol 45:706-11. 2009
  10. ncbi Microvessel density in follicular cysts, keratocystic odontogenic tumours and ameloblastomas
    Safora Seifi
    Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, School of Dentistry, Babol University of Medical Sciences, Babol, Iran
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 12:351-6. 2011

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  1. ncbi New findings and controversies in odontogenic tumors
    Adalberto Mosqueda-Taylor
    Health Care Department, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana Xochimilco, Mexico, D F
    Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal 13:E555-8. 2008
    b>Odontogenic tumors comprise a heterogeneous group of lesions that ranges from hamartomas to benign and malignant neoplasms of variable aggressiveness...
  2. ncbi Relative frequency of central odontogenic tumors: a study of 1,088 cases from Northern California and comparison to studies from other parts of the world
    Amos Buchner
    Department of Oral Pathology and Oral Medicine, The Maurice and Gabriela Goldschleger School of Dental Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 64:1343-52. 2006
    To determine the relative frequency of central odontogenic tumors in relation to all biopsy specimens and to one another in an oral pathology biopsy service and to compare the data with previous studies from different parts of the world.
  3. ncbi Comparison of angiogenesis in keratocystic odontogenic tumours, dentigerous cysts and ameloblastomas
    M Alaeddini
    Dental Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Oral Dis 15:422-7. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate and compare angiogenesis in keratocystic odontogenic tumours, dentigerous cysts (DCs) and ameloblasomas using monoclonal antibody against CD34...
  4. ncbi Tumor angiogenesis in keratocystic odontogenic tumor assessed by using CD-105 antigen
    Amol Ramchandra Gadbail
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology and Microbiology, Sharad Pawar Dental College and Hospital, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi Meghe, Wardha, Maharashtra, India
    J Oral Pathol Med 40:263-9. 2011
    The purpose of this study was to assess and compare angiogenesis with proliferative activity in Keratocystic odontogenic tumors (KCOT) and dentigerous cysts (DC) by using monoclonal mouse anti-human antibody against CD105 (endoglin).
  5. ncbi Recurrence rate of keratocystic odontogenic tumor after conservative surgical treatment without adjunctive therapies - A 35-year single institution experience
    Judith A E M Zecha
    VU University Medical Center VUmc Academic Center for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Pathology, P O Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Oral Oncol 46:740-2. 2010
    ....
  6. ncbi Immunohistochemical detection of amelogenin and cytokeratin 19 in epithelial odontogenic tumors
    H Kumamoto
    Department of Oral Pathology, Tohoku University School of Dentistry, Sendai, Japan
    Oral Dis 7:171-6. 2001
    Epithelial odontogenic tumors exhibit considerable histological variation and are classified into several benign and malignant entities...
  7. ncbi Odontogenic tumors: a review of 319 cases in a Nigerian teaching hospital
    Akinola Ladipo Ladeinde
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 99:191-5. 2005
    This study sought to determine the relative frequency of odontogenic tumors in a Nigerian population and to compare these data with previous reports.
  8. ncbi The odontogenic keratocyst: a cyst, or a cystic neoplasm?
    T J Li
    Department of Oral Pathology, Peking University School and Hospital of Stomatology, 22 South Zhongguancun Avenue, Haidian District, Beijing 100081, PR China
    J Dent Res 90:133-42. 2011
    ..Since some advocate a more conservative treatment for OKCs, notably marsupialization and decompression, future treatment strategies may focus on molecular approaches and eventually reduce or eliminate the need for aggressive surgeries...
  9. ncbi Odontogenic tumors: a study of 1309 cases in a Chinese population
    Hai Yan Luo
    Department of Oral Pathology, Peking University School and Hospital of Stomatology, 22 South Zhongguancun Avenue, Haidian District, Beijing, PR China
    Oral Oncol 45:706-11. 2009
    To determine the relative frequency of odontogenic tumors (OTs) in a Chinese population, files from the department of oral pathology, Peking University School and Hospital of Stomatology, were systematically reviewed for all OTs during ..
  10. ncbi Microvessel density in follicular cysts, keratocystic odontogenic tumours and ameloblastomas
    Safora Seifi
    Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, School of Dentistry, Babol University of Medical Sciences, Babol, Iran
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 12:351-6. 2011
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  11. ncbi Worldwide incidence of odontogenic tumors
    Rafael Linard Avelar
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Federal University of Ceara, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    J Craniofac Surg 22:2118-23. 2011
    The objective of the study was to determine the relative frequency of odontogenic tumors (OTs) in the world population, directing an epidemiologic profile to these lesions.
  12. ncbi Surgical treatment of odontogenic myxoma
    Paolo Boffano
    Division of Maxillofacial Surgery, Head and Neck Department, San Giovanni Battista Hospital, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    J Craniofac Surg 22:982-7. 2011
    ..There is no consensus about the surgical treatment of odontogenic myxoma. The aim of the current study was to present our experience and discuss the surgical management and outcome in 10 patients diagnosed with odontogenic myxoma...
  13. ncbi Calcifying epithelial odontogenic (pindborg) tumor of the mandible with clear cell component treated by conservative surgery: report of a case
    Yves Germanier
    Department of Oral Surgery and Stomatology, School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Switzerland
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 63:1377-82. 2005
  14. ncbi Expression of odontogenic ameloblast-associated protein, amelotin, ameloblastin, and amelogenin in odontogenic tumors: immunohistochemical analysis and pathogenetic considerations
    Marcelo Macedo Crivelini
    Department of Pathology and Clinical Propaedeutic, Araçatuba School of Dentistry, Unesp University Estadual Paulista, Aracatuba, SP, Brazil
    J Oral Pathol Med 41:272-80. 2012
    ..for expression of amelogenesis-related proteins represents a powerful molecular approach to characterize odontogenic tumors and investigate their pathogenesis...
  15. ncbi A review of 318 odontogenic tumors in Kaduna, Nigeria
    Ezekiel Taiwo Adebayo
    Maxillofacial Unit, Department of Dental Surgery, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Kaduna, Nigeria
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 63:811-9. 2005
    To analyze 318 odontogenic tumors seen at a tertiary oral care center in Kaduna, Nigeria for comparison with findings in previous Nigerian and world records.
  16. ncbi Mandibular reconstruction using fresh frozen bone allograft after conservative enucleation of a mandibular odontogenic myxoma
    Massimo Albanese
    Department of Surgery, Section of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Craniofac Surg 23:831-5. 2012
    ..The use of fresh-frozen bone allograft, thanks to its osteoinductive and osteoconductive properties, may represent an optional choice for reconstruction of bone defects after jaw tumor removal...
  17. ncbi Cytokeratins in epithelia of odontogenic neoplasms
    M M Crivelini
    Department of Oral Pathology, School of Dentistry, State University, Aracatuba, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Oral Dis 9:1-6. 2003
    ..Cytokeratins 13 and 19 labelled squamous differentiation or epithelial cells near the surface epithelium, and CK7 had variable expression...
  18. ncbi Odontogenic tumors: a 5-year retrospective study in a Brazilian population and analysis of 3406 cases reported in the literature
    Rafael Lima Verde Osterne
    Department of Pathology, Fortaleza University School of Medicine, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 111:474-81. 2011
    The objective of this study was to analyze the frequency and distribution of odontogenic tumors in Fortaleza, Brazil, and compare the findings with those reported in the literature.
  19. ncbi Perlecan-rich epithelial linings as a background of proliferative potentials of keratocystic odontogenic tumor
    Masayuki Tsuneki
    Division of Oral Pathology, Department of Tissue Regeneration and Reconstruction, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    J Oral Pathol Med 37:287-93. 2008
    ..sulfate (HS) proteoglycan, has been demonstrated in neoplastic conditions such as salivary gland tumors, odontogenic tumors, and oral carcinoma in situ...
  20. pmc Keratocystic odontogenic tumor
    Elizabeth A Grasmuck
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, 34800 Bob Wilson Drive, San Diego, CA 92134 5000, USA
    Head Neck Pathol 4:94-6. 2010
    ..These characteristics are reviewed in the setting of a typical presentation. The newly acknowledged neoplastic potential and its implications for treatment strategies are also discussed...
  21. ncbi Expression of Ki-67, p53 and p63 proteins in keratocyst odontogenic tumours: an immunohistochemical study
    Clarissa Araújo Silva Gurgel
    Laboratory of Histopathology of the Gonçalo Moniz Research Center Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
    J Mol Histol 39:311-6. 2008
    ..To investigate the immunohistochemical expression of Ki-67, p53 and p63 in Keratocyst Odontogenic Tumours (KOTs) in order to contribute to the biological profile of this tumor...
  22. ncbi miR-15a/16-1 influences BCL2 expression in keratocystic odontogenic tumors
    Marina Gonçalves Diniz
    Department of Oral Surgery and Pathology, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    Cell Oncol (Dordr) 35:285-91. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate whether the transcription of miR-15a and miR-16-1 is altered in KCOTs and whether it is associated with BCL2 gene expression in such lesions...
  23. ncbi Clear-cell variant of calcifying epithelial odontogenic tumor: clinical and radiographic characteristics
    Yakir Anavi
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 95:332-9. 2003
    ..Clear cells have been reported in approximately 8% of cases of calcifying epithelial odontogenic tumor (CEOT). The purpose of this study was to describe the clinical and radiographic features of clear-cell CEOT (CCEOT)...
  24. pmc Odontogenic epithelium: immunolabeling of Ki-67, EGFR and survivin in pericoronal follicles, dentigerous cysts and keratocystic odontogenic tumors
    Márcia Gaiger de Oliveira
    Graduate Program in Dentistry, Oral Pathology, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Head Neck Pathol 5:1-7. 2011
    ..epithelium by immunolabeling of epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR), Ki-67 and survivin in keratocystic odontogenic tumors (KOT), dentigerous cysts (DC), and pericoronal follicles (PF)...
  25. ncbi Cell proliferation and apoptosis in keratocystic odontogenic tumors
    Gláucia Cardoso Paixão Mateus
    Oral Pathology Laboratory, School of Dentistry, Pontificia Universidade Catolica de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal 13:E697-702. 2008
    Keratocystic odontogenic tumors (KOTs), also known as odontogenic keratocysts, were recently classified as a benign neoplasia due to the aggressive clinical behavior...
  26. ncbi Keratocystic odontogenic tumor (odontogenic keratocyst): preliminary retrospective review of epidemiologic, clinical, and radiologic features of 261 lesions from University of Turin
    Paolo Boffano
    Division of Maxillofacial Surgery, Head and Neck Department, San Giovanni Battista Hospital, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 68:2994-9. 2010
    To analyze and discuss the demographic, clinical, and surgical aspects of 261 surgically treated keratocystic odontogenic tumors.
  27. ncbi Reclassification of odontogenic keratocyst as tumour. Impact on the odontogenic tumours prevalence
    L A Gaitán-Cepeda
    Oral Pathology Laboratory, Dental School, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico
    Oral Dis 16:185-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to establish the impact of the redefinition and reclassification of odontogenic keratocyst (OKC) as a tumour on the prevalence of odontogenic tumours (OT)...
  28. ncbi Odontogenic tumours in Istanbul: 527 cases
    V Olgac
    Institute of Oncology, Department of Tumor Pathology and Oncological Cytology, Topkapi Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 44:386-8. 2006
    ..The posterior mandible was the commonest site (n=184, 35%), followed by the premolar area of the mandible (n=98, 19%), and the anterior maxilla (n=84, 16%)...
  29. ncbi Characterization and management of the keratocystic odontogenic tumor in relation to its histopathological and biological features
    Rui Amaral Mendes
    Portuguese Catholic University, Viseu, Portugal
    Oral Oncol 46:219-25. 2010
    ..The key element for future management of KCOTs will probably be based on thorough knowledge of the biological basis of this tumor, thereby enabling a more tailored treatment approach...
  30. ncbi Nucleolar organizer regions in selected odontogenic lesions
    Behnam Eslami
    Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences and Dental Research Center of Iran, Tehran, Iran
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 95:187-92. 2003
    ..The present study aimed to assess the usefulness of argyrophilic nucleolar organizer regions (AgNORs) as quantitative criteria in the diagnosis of odontogenic cysts and tumors...
  31. ncbi PTCH1 and SMO gene alterations in keratocystic odontogenic tumors
    L S Sun
    Department of Oral Pathology, Hospital and School of Stomatology, Peking University, Haidian District, Beijing, PR China
    J Dent Res 87:575-9. 2008
    Keratocystic odontogenic tumors (KCOTs, previously known as odontogenic keratocysts) are aggressive jaw lesions that may occur in isolation or in association with nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome (NBCCS)...
  32. ncbi Keratocystic odontogenic tumor: a retrospective study of 183 cases
    Patricia González-Alva
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, Sakado, Japan
    J Oral Sci 50:205-12. 2008
    ..Pathological examination of KCOT is important to avoid misdiagnosis and provide appropriate treatment and follow-up...
  33. pmc Disruption of Smad4 in odontoblasts causes multiple keratocystic odontogenic tumors and tooth malformation in mice
    Yuanrong Gao
    Genetic Laboratory of Development and Diseases, State Key Laboratory of Proteomics, Institute of Biotechnology, Beijing 100071, People s Republic of China
    Mol Cell Biol 29:5941-51. 2009
    Keratocystic odontogenic tumors (KCOTs) are cystic epithelial neoplasias with a high recurrence rate. However, the molecular mechanisms underlying the initiation and progression of KCOTs are still largely unknown...
  34. ncbi Odontogenic tumours: a retrospective study of 1642 cases in a Chinese population
    W Jing
    No 14, 3rd Sec, Ren Min Nan Road, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, West China College of Stomatology, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610041, Sichuan Province, PR China
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 36:20-5. 2007
    ..4:1 and 1:4.0, respectively. Ameloblastoma and keratocystic odontogenic tumours, important indications of extensive surgical procedures, are not considered rare in this Chinese population, whereas odontoma is uncommon...
  35. ncbi Keratocystic odontogenic tumour: reclassification of the odontogenic keratocyst from cyst to tumour
    Jonathan Madras
    Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
    J Can Dent Assoc 74:165-165h. 2008
    ..Future treatment may involve molecular-based modalities, which may reduce or eliminate the need for aggressive surgical management...
  36. ncbi Benign tumours of orofacial region at Benghazi, Libya: a study of 405 cases
    R el-Gehani
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Al Arab Medical University, Benghazi, Libya
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 37:370-5. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to systematically analyse the incidence of benign tumours of maxillofacial region within the Libyan population...
  37. ncbi Odontogenic tumors in an Iranian population: a 30-year evaluation
    Nasrollah Saghravanian
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Faculty of Dentistry and Dental Research Center, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
    J Oral Sci 52:391-6. 2010
    ..Although the prevalence of odontogenic tumors varies in different geographic sites, there are no reports in English on the relative frequency of ..
  38. ncbi Odontogenic myxoma--a case series and review of the surgical management
    Yoav Leiser
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Rambam Medical Centre, Haifa, Israel
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 37:206-9. 2009
    ..Since these neoplasms are rare in the oral cavity, the possible surgical management can be quite variable. Literature recommendation can vary from simple curettage and peripheral ostectomy up to segmental resection...
  39. ncbi Odontogenic tumors in Mexico: a collaborative retrospective study of 349 cases
    A Mosqueda Taylor
    , , Mexico City, Mexico
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 84:672-5. 1997
    Reports about the frequency of odontogenic tumors are scarce, and diagnostic criteria used in the reports are not uniform...
  40. ncbi Odontogenic tumours, a collaborative retrospective study of 75 cases covering more than 25 years from Estonia
    Tiia Tamme
    Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Tartu, Tartu 51014, Estonia
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 32:161-5. 2004
    ..4 million), and to compare their prevalence with the figures presented in similar reports from other countries...
  41. ncbi Recurrent keratocystic odontogenic tumor in the mandible: a case report and literature review
    Hong Keun Hyun
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Dental Research Institute and BK21 Program, School of Dentistry, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 108:e7-10. 2009
    ..Here we report a case of a 7-year-old patient with a recurrent keratocystic odontogenic tumor treated by marsupialization for normal development of the involved teeth...
  42. ncbi Central granular cell odontogenic tumor: a histopathologic and immunohistochemical study
    Ana Terezinha Marques Mesquita
    Department of Dentistry, University of Diamantina, UFVJM, CEP 39100 000 Diamantina, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Ann Diagn Pathol 13:405-12. 2009
    ..Ki-67 labeling index was 1.8%, whereas p53 was negative. These data confirm the benign nature of CGCOT, the association of OE with Langerhans cells, and a variable phenotype of the granular cells...
  43. ncbi Biological pathways involved in the aggressive behavior of the keratocystic odontogenic tumor and possible implications for molecular oriented treatment - an overview
    Rui Amaral Mendes
    Department of Oral Surgery, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Oral Oncol 46:19-24. 2010
    ..Genetic and molecular research regarding odontogenic tumors, and KCOTs in particular, has led to an increasing amount of knowledge and understanding of their ..
  44. ncbi Molecular pathology of odontogenic tumors
    H Kumamoto
    Division of Oral Pathology, Department of Oral Medicine and Surgery, Tohoku University Graduate School of Dentistry, Sendai, Japan
    J Oral Pathol Med 35:65-74. 2006
    b>Odontogenic tumors are lesions derived from the elements of the tooth-forming apparatus and are found exclusively within the jawbones...
  45. ncbi Ameloblastoma, calcifying epithelial odontogenic tumor, and glandular odontogenic cyst show a distinctive immunophenotype with some myoepithelial antigen expression
    Dita Gratzinger
    Department of Surgical Pathology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5324, USA
    J Oral Pathol Med 37:177-84. 2008
    ..In the 1980s, an ultrastructural study identified a population of myoepithelial-like cells in calcifying epithelial odontogenic tumor. Myoepithelial derived tumors have since been shown to have distinct immunohistochemical profiles...
  46. ncbi Odontogenic tumors: a study of 340 cases in a Brazilian population
    Anacelia Mendes Fernandes
    Department of Oral Surgery and Pathology, School of Dentistry, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    J Oral Pathol Med 34:583-7. 2005
    The aim of this study was to determinate the relative frequency of odontogenic tumors (OTs) in a Brazilian population and to compare this data with previous reports.
  47. ncbi Hemangiopericytoma associated with multiple keratocystic odontogenic tumors in an adolescent patient: a case report
    Rajdeep Brar
    Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, M M College of Dental Sciences and Research, Ambala, India
    J Oral Sci 50:233-7. 2008
    ..Here we present a case of hemangiopericytoma of the submandibular region with keratocystic odontogenic tumors in an adolescent patient.
  48. ncbi Radiographic examination of 41 cases of odontogenic myxomas on the basis of conventional radiographs
    J Zhang
    Department of Oral Radiology, West China College of Stomatology, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, 610041, China
    Dentomaxillofac Radiol 36:160-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this article is to offer rare views of odontogenic myxomas and analyse the characteristics of the radiographic appearances...
  49. pmc PTCH1 gene mutations in Keratocystic odontogenic tumors: a study of 43 Chinese patients and a systematic review
    Yan Yan Guo
    Department of Oral Pathology, Peking University School and Hospital of Stomatology, Beijing, China
    PLoS ONE 8:e77305. 2013
    ..PTCH1, the gene responsible for NBCCS, may play an important role in sporadic KCOTs. In this study, we analyzed and compared the distribution pattern of PTCH1 mutations in patients with sporadic and NBCCS-associated KCOTs...
  50. ncbi Retrospective analysis of peripheral odontogenic fibroma (WHO-type) in Brazilians
    B G Garcia
    Department of Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine and Oral Pathology, School of Dentistry, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Minerva Stomatol 56:115-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to present data on a series of peripheral odontogenic fibroma, WHO (World Health Organization)-type (POF), in Brazilians and to compare the results with previously reported studies...
  51. ncbi Proliferating cell nuclear antigen (PCNA) and p53 protein expression in ameloblastoma and adenomatoid odontogenic tumor
    Carlos Augusto Galvão Barboza
    Department of Morphology, Faculty of Dentistry, Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Natal, RN, Brazil
    Braz Dent J 16:56-61. 2005
    ..The odontogenic tumors were grouped as follows: follicular ameloblastoma (n=7), plexiform ameloblastoma (n=4), acanthomatous + ..
  52. ncbi Extension of Pindborg tumor to the maxillary sinus: a case report
    Nooshin Mohtasham
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
    J Oral Pathol Med 37:59-61. 2008
    ..epithelial odontogenic tumor is a benign epithelial odontogenic lesion that accounts for less than 1% of all odontogenic tumors. It is most frequently seen in the posterior areas of the mandible...
  53. ncbi Odontogenic tumors: clinical and pathology study of 238 cases
    Rafael Linard Avelar
    Hospital Universitário Oswaldo Cruz
    Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 74:668-73. 2008
    b>Odontogenic tumors are neoplasms that develops exclusively in the gnathic bones; they originate from odontogenic tissues, by epithelial or mesenchymal proliferation, or both.
  54. ncbi Fresh-frozen human bone graft for repair of defect after adenomatoid odontogenic tumour removal
    Luís Guilherme Scavone de Macedo
    University of Santo Amaro, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Cell Tissue Bank 10:221-6. 2009
    ..Treatment was conservative and the prognosis was excellent. The patient has been followed-up for without recurrence. The use of fresh-frozen human bone graft can be a safe choice for reconstruction of the bone defects to treat AOT...
  55. ncbi Epithelial expression of SHH signaling pathway in odontogenic tumors
    Lu Zhang
    Key Laboratory for Oral Biomedical Engineering of Ministry of Education, School and Hospital of Stomatology, Wuhan University, 237 Luo Yu Road, Wuhan, Hubei 430079, PR China
    Oral Oncol 42:398-408. 2006
    ..the protein distribution of SHH and its receptor PTC, SMO and transcription factor GLI1 in various odontogenic tumors. Odontogenic tumor tissues including 34 epithelial derived, 24 epithelial-mesenchymal derived, and 26 ..
  56. ncbi A retrospective analysis of peripheral odontogenic fibroma in an Iranian population
    Mojgan Alaeddini
    Dental Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 68:2099-103. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the relative frequency of peripheral odontogenic fibroma (POdF) in an Iranian population and to compare the obtained data with previous reports...
  57. ncbi Central odontogenic fibroma: new findings and report of a multicentric collaborative study
    Adalberto Mosqueda-Taylor
    Oral Pathology and Medicine, Departamento de Atención la Salud, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana, Mexico City, Mexico
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 112:349-58. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical characteristics of 14 cases of central odontogenic fibroma (COF), and the ultrastructural features of 2 of them...
  58. ncbi Molecular review of odontogenic myxoma
    Carolina Cavalieri Gomes
    Department of Pathology, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    Oral Oncol 47:325-8. 2011
    ....
  59. pmc Novel PTCH1 mutations in patients with keratocystic odontogenic tumors screened for nevoid basal cell carcinoma (NBCC) syndrome
    Lorenza Pastorino
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Specialties University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    PLoS ONE 7:e43827. 2012
    Keratocystic odontogenic tumors (KCOTs) are cystic tumors that arise sporadically or associated with nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome (NBCCS)...
  60. ncbi Argyrophilic nucleolar organizer regions (AgNORs) in odontogenic myxoma (OM) and ameloblastic fibroma (AF)
    C Martins
    Department of Oral Pathology, School of Dentistry, Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG, Brazil
    J Oral Pathol Med 30:489-93. 2001
    ..05). These results suggest that the epithelial and mesenchymal components of AF may have similar cell proliferative activity. However, the cell proliferative index of this lesion seems to be higher than that of OM...
  61. pmc Odontogenic tumors: a retrospective study of four Brazilian diagnostic pathology centers
    Daniela Otero Pereira da-Costa
    PhD Pathology Graduate Program, Fluminense Federal University, Brazil
    Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal 17:e389-94. 2012
    This article presents the results of a retrospective study of the frequency and classification of odontogenic tumors recorded at four centers of diagnostic pathology in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  62. ncbi Calcifying epithelial odontogenic tumour of the maxilla: a case report with respect to immunohistochemical findings
    Reinhard E Friedrich
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Eppendorf University Hospital, University of Hamburg, Martinistr 52, D 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    In Vivo 25:259-64. 2011
    ....
  63. pmc Conservative management of keratocystic odontogenic tumors of jaws
    Nurhan Guler
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Yeditepe University, Bagdat Cad No 238 Goztepe, Istanbul, Turkey
    ScientificWorldJournal 2012:680397. 2012
    The aim of this study was to evaluate different surgical treatment methods for keratocystic odontogenic tumors (KCOTs) and the outcome of those treatments over a 9-year period.
  64. ncbi Clinical, diagnostic and therapeutic features of keratocystic odontogenic tumors: a review
    M Jurisic
    University of Belgrade, School of Dentistry, Belgrade, Serbia
    J BUON 17:237-44. 2012
    Keratocystic odontogenic tumors (KCOTs) are benign but locally aggressive lesions of the gnathic skeleton with high propensity to recur following surgical treatment...
  65. ncbi Clinical manifestations and treatment for keratocystic odontogenic tumors associated with nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome: a study in 25 Japanese patients
    Yasuyuki Shimada
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Division of Oral Health Sciences, Department of Oral Restitution, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Oral Pathol Med 42:275-80. 2013
    ..Keratocystic odontogenic tumors (KCOTs) of the jaws are a common manifestation of this syndrome...
  66. ncbi Slow-growing gingival mass
    Yeshwant B Rawal
    Biologic and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Dentistry, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 113:161-7. 2012
    ..diagnosis included benign tumors and tumor-like lesions, including the pyogenic granuloma, peripheral giant cell granuloma, peripheral ossifying fibroma, giant cell fibroma, peripheral odontogenic tumors, and oral focal mucinosis.
  67. pmc Diagnostically challenging epithelial odontogenic tumors: a selective review of 7 jawbone lesions
    Fumio Ide
    Department of Pathology, Tsurumi University School of Dental Medicine, 2 1 3 Tsurumi, Tsurumi ku, Yokohama, 230 8501, Japan
    Head Neck Pathol 3:18-26. 2009
    Considerable variation in the clinicopathologic presentation of epithelial odontogenic tumors can sometimes be confusing and increase the chance of misdiagnosis. Seven diagnostically challenging jawbone lesions are described...
  68. ncbi Malignant odontogenic tumors. A retrospective and collaborative study of seven cases
    Adalberto Mosqueda Taylor
    Departamento de Atencion a la Salud, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana Xochimilco, Calzada del Hueso 1100, Col Villa Quietud, Mexico, D F 04960
    Med Oral 8:110-21. 2003
    The frequency, clinico-pathologic features and outcome of malignant odontogenic tumors diagnosed according to the current WHO classification in three pathology services in Mexico City are presented...
  69. ncbi Keratocystic odontogenic tumor invading the right maxillary sinus: a case report
    Binali Cakur
    Department of Oral Diagnosis and Radiology, Faculty of Dentistry, Ataturk University, Erzurum, Turkey
    J Oral Sci 50:345-9. 2008
    ..We present the case of a 23-year-old man with extensive KCOT and impacted third molar in the right maxillary sinus. The clinical, radiological, and histological features of this tumor and its surgical management are discussed...
  70. ncbi Odontogenic tumors in children and adolescents. A 15-year retrospective study in Argentina
    Marcela Guerrisi
    Catedra de Anatomia Patologica, Facultad de Odontologia, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Ciudad Autonoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal 12:E180-5. 2007
    There are few studies on bucco-maxillary lesions in children and adolescents, and reports on odontogenic tumors (OT) are scanty. Comparison among the available data is difficult due to differences in the criteria used in each study...
  71. ncbi Odontogenic tumors: a study of 120 cases in an Indian teaching hospital
    A Varkhede
    Government Dental College and Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
    Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal 16:e895-9. 2011
    Studies on odontogenic tumors published from many parts of the world show a distinct geographic variation; however, there is little information available in the English-language literature on the relative frequency of odontogenic tumors ..
  72. ncbi Odontogenic tumors: analysis of 127 cases
    J N Santos
    Department of Pathology, Federal University of Bahia, Brazil
    Pesqui Odontol Bras 15:308-13. 2001
    One hundred and twenty-seven cases of histologically confirmed odontogenic tumors were retrieved from a total of 5,289 oral and maxillary lesions diagnosed at the Division of Oral Pathology, Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, ..
  73. ncbi Co-expression of hepatocyte growth factor and c-met in epithelial odontogenic tumors
    Sopee Poomsawat
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Faculty of Dentistry, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Acta Histochem 114:400-5. 2012
    ..has been demonstrated in various tumors, however, little is known about the role of HGF/c-met pathway in odontogenic tumors. The aim of this study was to characterize the expression of HGF and c-met in 30 ameloblastomas, 7 unicystic ..
  74. ncbi Expression of bone morphogenetic proteins and their associated molecules in ameloblastomas and adenomatoid odontogenic tumors
    H Kumamoto
    Division of Oral Pathology, Department of Oral Medicine and Surgery, Tohoku University Graduate School of Dentistry, Sendai, Japan
    Oral Dis 12:163-70. 2006
    ..bone morphogenetic protein (BMPs) and their associated molecules, in oncogenesis and cytodifferentiation of odontogenic tumors, the expression of these regulator molecules were analyzed in epithelial odontogenic tumors as well as in ..
  75. ncbi Comparative expression of RANK, RANKL, and OPG in keratocystic odontogenic tumors, ameloblastomas, and dentigerous cysts
    Tarcília Aparecida da Silva
    Department of Oral Surgery and Pathology, Dental School, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 105:333-41. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the expression of nuclear factor kappaB (RANK), RANK ligand (RANKL), and osteoprotegerin (OPG) in odontogenic epithelial tumors and dentigerous cysts...
  76. ncbi Odontogenic tumors in Sri Lanka: analysis of 226 cases
    Hiroyuki Okada
    Department of Oral Pathology, Nihon University School of Dentistry at Matsudo, Matsudo, Japan
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 65:875-82. 2007
    The purpose of this study was to analyze the relative prevalence of odontogenic tumors in Sri Lanka and compare it with prevalences reported for other countries.
  77. ncbi Odontogenic tumors: a study of 250 cases in an Indian teaching hospital
    G Sriram
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Nair Hospital Dental College, Mumbai, India
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 105:e14-21. 2008
    Studies on odontogenic tumors published from many parts of the world show a distinct geographic variation...
  78. ncbi Imaging characteristics of neoplasms and other lesions of the jawbones: part 1. Odontogenic tumors and tumorlike lesions
    Stavroula J Theodorou
    Department of Radiology, School of Medicine, University of California San Diego Medical Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    Clin Imaging 31:114-9. 2007
    b>Odontogenic tumors of the jawbones arise in the tissues of the odontogenic apparatus...
  79. ncbi Multiple keratocystic odontogenic tumors associated with nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome having distinct PTCH1 mutations: a case report
    Ryo Sasaki
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Institute of Advanced Biomedical Engineering and Science, Tokyo Women s Medical University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 110:e41-6. 2010
    ..Although multiple jaw tumors, such as keratocystic odontogenic tumors (KCOTs), are one of the most frequent complications in NBCCS, the molecular mechanism for how KCOTs develop ..
  80. ncbi Repair of an intrabony defect from an adenomatoid odontogenic tumor
    N M Blumenthal
    Department of Periodontics, College of Dentistry, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612, USA
    J Periodontol 71:1637-40. 2000
    ..AOT is a rare odontogenic tumor usually associated with unerupted teeth or dentigerous cysts, not periodontal defects. Clinical evaluation 6 months postoperatively revealed restoration of clinical attachment and periodontal health...
  81. ncbi Immunohistochemical detection and distribution of enamelysin (MMP-20) in human odontogenic tumors
    T Takata
    Department of Oral Pathology, Faculty of Dentistry, Hiroshima University, Japan
    J Dent Res 79:1608-13. 2000
    ..Since this protease is thought to play important roles in tooth development, the evaluation of enamelysin in odontogenic tumors may aid our understanding of the histogenesis and cell differentiation of such lesions...
  82. ncbi Adenomatoid odontogenic tumour: immunohistochemical demonstration of transferrin, ferritin and alpha-one-antitrypsin
    H Takahashi
    Department of Oral Pathology, Nagasaki University School of Dentistry, Japan
    J Oral Pathol Med 30:237-44. 2001
    ..Furthermore, we indicated that the formation of eosinophilic amorphous material was associated with type I and type II cells...
  83. ncbi Central granular cell odontogenic tumour: report of the first malignant case and review of the literature
    Adriano Piattelli
    Dental School, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Oral Oncol 39:78-82. 2003
    ..While the histogenesis of GCOT remains to be clarified, we document the existence of a malignant counterpart of this tumour and propose the name of malignant GCOT or granular cell odontogenic sarcoma for such entity...
  84. ncbi Computerized tomography findings and recurrence of keratocystic odontogenic tumor of the mandible and maxillofacial region in a series of 46 patients
    Satu Apajalahti
    Maxillofacial Radiology, Department of Radiology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 111:e29-37. 2011
    The aim of this study was to evaluate the computerized tomography (CT) features of keratocystic odontogenic tumors (KCOTs). Another aim was to determine the recurrence rate of KCOTs during a mean follow-up of 4.7 years.
  85. ncbi Odontogenic tumors in Dakahlia, Egypt: analysis of 82 cases
    Mohamed A Tawfik
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department, Faculty of Dentistry, Mansoura University, Mansoura, Egypt
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 109:e67-73. 2010
    This study was designed to analyze the frequency and distribution of different types of odontogenic tumors in Dakahlia, Egypt, and to compare them with various reports from other parts of the world.
  86. ncbi Assessment of computerized tomography density patterns of ameloblastomas and keratocystic odontogenic tumors
    Iêda Crusoé-Rebello
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, School of Dentistry, Federal University of Bahia, Salvador, Brazil
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 108:604-8. 2009
    ..patterns of solid ameloblastomas (SA), unicystic ameloblastomas (UA), and sporadic and multiple keratocystic odontogenic tumors (SK and MK, respectively)...
  87. ncbi A 4-year prospective study on epidemiology and clinicopathological presentation of odontogenic tumors in Tanzania
    Elison N M Simon
    Department of Oral Surgery and Oral Pathology, School of Dentistry, Muhimbili University College of Health Sciences, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 99:598-602. 2005
    This study, conducted between 1999 and 2003, included all patients with odontogenic tumors referred from all dental clinics and other health facilities in Tanzania to the only 4 referral centers...
  88. ncbi Central odontogenic fibroma of mandible: a case report and review of the literature
    John Spencer M Daniels
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, King Fahd Central Hospital, Gizan, Saudi Arabia
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 98:295-300. 2004
    Central odontogenic fibroma is an extremely rare benign tumor, accounting for less than 0.1% of all odontogenic tumors. The most recent literature review revealed that only 69 cases have so far been reported in the English literature, and ..
  89. ncbi Expression of extracellular matrix proteins in ameloblastomas and adenomatoid odontogenic tumors
    Ana Miryam Costa de Medeiros
    Department of Oral Pathology, School of Dentistry, Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Natal, RN, Brazil
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 267:303-10. 2010
    ..evaluated the expression of fibronectin, tenascin and type I collagen in ameloblastomas and adenomatoid odontogenic tumors (AOTs) aiming to contribute with the comprehension of the differences in the biological behavior of these ..
  90. ncbi A comparative immunohistochemical analysis of COX-2, p53, and Ki-67 expression in keratocystic odontogenic tumors
    Rui Amaral Mendes
    Portuguese Catholic University, Viseu, Portugal
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 111:333-9. 2011
    The aim of the present study was to investigate the association between the expression of cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) in keratocystic odontogenic tumors (KCOT) and more commonly used markers, such as p53 and Ki-67.
  91. ncbi Odontogenic ameloblast-associated protein nature of the amyloid found in calcifying epithelial odontogenic tumors and unerupted tooth follicles
    Charles L Murphy
    Human Immunology and Cancer Program, Department of Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920, USA
    Amyloid 15:89-95. 2008
    We have previously reported that the amyloid found in three patients with calcifying epithelial odontogenic tumors (CEOT) was composed of N-terminal fragments of a putative 153-residue protein specified by a gene designated FLJ20513 now ..
  92. pmc Tumours and tumour-like lesions of the lower face at Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Ghana--an eight year study
    Grace E A Parkins
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Ghana Dental School, College of Health Sciences, Korle Bu, Accra, Ghana
    World J Surg Oncol 5:48. 2007
    ..We report results from a retrospective study spanning eight years on the frequency, clinical presentation, sites and character of lower face tumours seen in the main referral hospital in Ghana...
  93. ncbi Odontogenic tumours from two centres in Jamaica. A 15-year review
    C O Ogunsalu
    Oral Disease Unit, School of Dentistry, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago
    West Indian Med J 52:285-9. 2003
    ..4%, a male). Of all these tumours, only ameloblastomas recurred. Further research is required to explain the high incidence of ameloblastoma, and why it has a predilection for people of low socioeconomic status in Jamaica...
  94. ncbi Expression of basement membrane components in odontogenic tumors
    Sopee Poomsawat
    Department of Oral Pathology, Faculty of Dentistry, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 104:666-75. 2007
    The objective was to characterize the expression of BMCs (laminins 1 and 5, collagen type IV, and fibronectin) in ameloblastomas, calcifying cystic odontogenic tumors (CCOTs), and adenomatoid odontogenic tumors (AOTs).
  95. ncbi The pattern of odontogenic tumors in a government teaching hospital in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu
    Bhawna Gupta
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Tamil Nadu Government Dental College and Hospital, Chennai, India
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 110:e32-9. 2010
    This hospital-based study was designed to provide demographic data on odontogenic tumors from the southern Indian population in the state of Tamil Nadu for comparison with pertinent series from other geographic regions.
  96. ncbi An analysis of oral and maxillofacial pathology found in adults over a 30-year period
    A V Jones
    Department of Oral Pathology, School of Clinical Dentistry, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    J Oral Pathol Med 35:392-401. 2006
    ....
  97. ncbi Odontogenic tumors in Chile: a study of 362 cases
    Germán Ochsenius
    Oral Pathology Referral Institute, Faculty of Odontology, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    J Oral Pathol Med 31:415-20. 2002
    b>Odontogenic tumors are infrequent lesions. Thus, the review of a large number of cases becomes a necessity for both the pathologist and the clinician...
  98. ncbi Locally aggressive central odontogenic fibroma associated to an inflammatory cyst: a clinical, histological and immunohistochemical study
    Iñaki Cercadillo-Ibarguren
    Oral Surgery and Implantology Department, Barcelona University Dental School, Barcelona, Spain
    J Oral Pathol Med 35:513-6. 2006
    ..A cyst with an important inflammatory infiltrate was, moreover, observed...
  99. ncbi Oral and maxillofacial tumours in north Jordanian children and adolescents: a retrospective analysis over 10 years
    T Al-Khateeb
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, PO Box 3030, Jordan
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 32:78-83. 2003
    ..The majority of benign tumours in the young are probably developmental rather than true neoplasms...
  100. ncbi Hamartomatous proliferations of odontogenic epithelium within the jaws: a potential histogenetic source of intraosseous epithelial odontogenic tumors
    F Ide
    Division of Pathology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences, Meikai University School of Dentistry, Saitama, Japan
    J Oral Pathol Med 36:229-35. 2007
    ..remnants of the enamel organ and dental lamina are the only histogenetic option for central epithelial odontogenic tumors. Curiously, incipient tumors or possible precursor conditions of residual odontogenic epithelium have rarely ..
  101. ncbi Adenomatoid odontogenic tumors: an analysis of 67 cases in a Thai population
    Somporn Swasdison
    Department of Oral Pathology, Faculty of Dentistry, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 105:210-5. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the biologic profile of the adenomatoid odontogenic tumor (AOT) in a Thai population...

Research Grants4

  1. Phenotype and Gene Expression in Odontogenic Tumors
    JOHN T WRIGHT; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Previous studies show overexpression of and/or mutation of RAS genes in odontogenic tumors and the genesis of tumors in locations where stem cells are localized...
  2. MECH OF RAS MEDIATED APOPTOSIS BY INHIBITION OF NFKB
    Cun Yu Wang; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..develop an array of mesenchymal and epithelial neoplasms including carcinomas of salivary glands and odontogenic tumors. The long- term objective of this application is to study the mechanism of ras- transformation of oral ..
  3. REGULATION OF EXPRESSION OF THE AMELOGENIN GENES
    CAROLYN GIBSON; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..This is a unique opportunity to study regulation of a sexually dimorphic gene that has a completely tissue specific pattern of expression. ..
  4. The Impact of Fluoride on the Rho Signaling Pathway and the Actin Cytoskeleton
    CAROLYN GIBSON; Fiscal Year: 2008
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