Summary: An odontogenic fibroma in which cells have developed into cementoblasts and which consists largely of cementum.

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  1. Lewis D. Oral pathology: target lesions. Focal cemento-osseous dysplasia. J Okla Dent Assoc. 2004;94:40-2 pubmed
  2. Wang W, Zhong D, Guo L. [Cementoblastoma: report of a case]. Zhonghua Bing Li Xue Za Zhi. 2005;34:253 pubmed
  3. Bielecki I, Mniszek J, Zielinska Pajak E, Pajak J, Kluczewska E, Zygan L. [Cemento-ossifying fibroma--case report and review of the literature]. Otolaryngol Pol. 2005;59:109-14 pubmed
    ..Difficulty in diagnosis of the tumor is indicated. The importance of clinical data as well as radiology and histopathology examination for a proper diagnosis is indicated. Review of literature is presented...
  4. Harsha V, Saraswathy K, Koteeswaran D. Florid cemento-osseous dysplasia. Indian J Dent Res. 2005;16:119-21 pubmed
    ..Incidentally, mixed radiopaque-radiolucent lesions were found bilaterally in the radiograph. Based on the clinical examination and radiographic evaluation, we arrived at a diagnosis of florid cemento-osseous dysplasia. ..
  5. Granados R, Carrillo R, Najera L, Garcia Villanueva M, Patron M. Psammomatoid ossifying fibromas: immunohistochemical analysis and differential diagnosis with psammomatous meningiomas of craniofacial bones. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2006;101:614-9 pubmed
    ..To clarify the role of immunohistochemistry in the diagnosis of psammomatoid ossifying fibroma (PSOF), conventional cemento-ossifying fibroma (COF), and psammomatous meningioma (PM) of the craniofacial skeleton...
  6. Abdelsayed R, Eversole L, Singh B, Scarbrough F. Gigantiform cementoma: clinicopathologic presentation of 3 cases. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2001;91:438-44 pubmed
    Gigantiform cementoma is a rare, benign fibro-cemento-osseous disease of the jaws, seen most frequently in young girls...
  7. Bulut E, Acikgoz A, Ozan B, Zengin A, Gunhan O. Expansive focal cemento-osseous dysplasia. J Contemp Dent Pract. 2012;13:115-8 pubmed
    ..We present a case of expansive focal cemento-osseous dysplasia. Differential diagnosis is essential because ossifying fibroma is a real neoplastic entity. ..
  8. de Noronha Santos Netto J, Machado Cerri J, Miranda A, Pires F. Benign fibro-osseous lesions: clinicopathologic features from 143 cases diagnosed in an oral diagnosis setting. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 2013;115:e56-65 pubmed publisher
    ..Florid OD, OF, and FD were the most common diagnoses, and the clinicopathologic and radiologic features were somewhat distinct from the characteristics of other populations. ..
  9. Miyake M, Nagahata S. Florid cemento-osseous dysplasia. Report of a case. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 1999;28:56-7 pubmed
    ..A case of florid cemento-osseous dysplasia in a 16-year-old Japanese boy is presented. The lesion was unusually large and affected all four quadrants. Progressive increase in the bulk of the lesion was seen. ..

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  1. Wang H, Ma C, Qin X, Zhang C. Management strategy in patient with familial gigantiform cementoma: A case report and analysis of the literature. Medicine (Baltimore). 2017;96:e9138 pubmed publisher
    Familial gigantiform cementoma (FGC) is a rare benign autosomal dominant fibrocemento-osseous lesion generally limited to the facial bones, typically in the anterior portion of the mandible; it is often associated with abnormalities of ..
  2. DiFiore P, Bowen S. Cemento-osseous dysplasia in African-American men: a report of two clinical cases. J Tenn Dent Assoc. 2010;90:26-8; quiz 28-9 pubmed
    ..Two clinical cases of the unusual occurrence of cemento-osseous dysplasia in men and the clinical, radiographic and demographic findings that formed the basis for their diagnosis and management are presented. ..
  3. Khandelwal N, Sodhi K, Suri S, Radotra B. Cemento-ossifying fibroma of the maxilla. J Otolaryngol. 2004;33:122-4 pubmed
  4. Macdonald Jankowski D. Florid cemento-osseous dysplasia: a systematic review. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 2003;32:141-9 pubmed
    ..Medline produced more SR-identified reports. The search terms "Cementoma" and "Osseous Dysplasia" were the most effective for both databases...
  5. Shukla D, Vinuth D, Sowmya S, Jeevan M, Kale A, Hallikerimath S. Cementum made more visual. J Forensic Odontostomatol. 2012;30:29-37 pubmed
    ..The present results demonstrate that cementum in normal decalcified teeth and cemento-osseous lesions, could be observed best using cresyl violet stain under florescence microscopy. ..
  6. Martini M, de Carvalho Júnior J, Soares H. Surgical management of an infected aggressive florid cemento-osseous dysplasia. Report of a case. Minerva Stomatol. 2006;55:515-21 pubmed
    ..After 9 months of follow-up the patient is still undergoing clinical control, presenting healing within the expected patterns. Symptomatic cases follow-up should be lasting and periodical, since there are reports of recurrence. ..
  7. Gerlach R, Dixon D, Goksel T, Castle J, Henry W. Case presentation of florid cemento-osseous dysplasia with concomitant cemento-ossifying fibroma discovered during implant explantation. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 2013;115:e44-52 pubmed publisher
    ..Before implant therapy, it is essential to conduct a thorough radiographic evaluation of any dental arch with suspected bony lesions to prevent implant failure. ..
  8. Rizzardi C, Maglione M, Tirelli G, Frezzini C, Melato M. Pathologic quiz case: a 70-year-old woman with an expansile lesion of the right anterior mandible. Periapical cemento-osseous dysplasia with superimposed chronic osteomyelitis. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2003;127:e427-9 pubmed
  9. Selmani Z, Anttila J, Mertakorpi J, Ilomäki J, Ashammakhi N. Cemento-ossifying fibroma of the ethmoidal sinus in a child presenting with isolated pain in the nasal region. J Craniofac Surg. 2004;15:215-7 pubmed
    ..Cementifying fibromas are rare tumors. They are usually small, asymptomatic lesions, but although benign, they can develop into aggressive, expansible masses. ..
  10. Costa F, Rodrigues R, Batista A, Ribeiro T, Pereira K. Multiple radiopaque mandibular lesions in a patient with Apert syndrome. J Endod. 2012;38:1639-43 pubmed publisher
    ..Although rare, our case report highlights the importance of florid osseous dysplasia as a condition that may mimic lesions with an endodontic origin in patients with Apert syndrome. ..
  11. Vieira A, Meneses J, Maia R. Cementoblastoma related to a primary tooth: a case report. J Oral Pathol Med. 2007;36:117-9 pubmed
    ..Additionally, the radiographic and histologic findings of the lesion are described in details. ..
  12. Pippi R, Marini M, Perfetti G. Florid cemento-osseous dysplasia. Report of a case in a white woman with both mandibular and maxillary involvement. Minerva Stomatol. 2003;52:535-40, 540-3 pubmed
    ..Standard radiographic and CT images are examined and the patient management is discussed. ..
  13. Schaaf K, Kannegieter N, Lovell D. Calcified tumours of the paranasal sinuses in three horses. Aust Vet J. 2007;85:454-8 pubmed
  14. Nortje C. General practitioner's radiology case 23. Periapical cemental dysplasia. SADJ. 2004;59:257-8 pubmed
  15. Prakash R, Gill N, Goel S, Verma S. Cementoblastoma. A report of three cases. N Y State Dent J. 2013;79:41-3 pubmed
    ..This tumor accounts for 0.8% to 2.6% of all odontogenic tumors. We report three cases of cementoblastoma in the mandibular permanent first molar. ..
  16. Riminucci M, Collins M, Corsi A, Boyde A, Murphey M, Wientroub S, et al. Gnathodiaphyseal dysplasia: a syndrome of fibro-osseous lesions of jawbones, bone fragility, and long bone bowing. J Bone Miner Res. 2001;16:1710-8 pubmed
  17. Minhas G, Hodge T, Gill D. Orthodontic treatment and cemento-osseous dysplasia: a case report. J Orthod. 2008;35:90-5 pubmed publisher
    ..The presenting features of the patient and the effect of orthodontic treatment on this case are discussed. ..
  18. Alsufyani N, Lam E. Cemento-osseous dysplasia of the jaw bones: key radiographic features. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 2011;40:141-6 pubmed publisher
    ..001). We conclude that COD is radiographically discernable from other similarly appearing entities only if the characteristic radiographic features are correctly identified and then correctly interpreted. ..
  19. Hombal A, Hegde K, Narvekar V. Cemento-ossifying fibroma of mandible. Australas Radiol. 2007;51 Suppl:B176-9 pubmed
    ..We present a rare case of cemento-ossifying fibroma involving the mentum of the mandible in a 50-year-old lady and discuss the plain radiographic and computed tomographic features of the condition. ..
  20. Chacon G, Ugalde C, Jabero M. Genetic disorders and bone affecting the craniofacial skeleton. Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am. 2007;19:467-74, v pubmed
    ..This article focuses on the most common disorders in this group, which at the same time are the most clinically significant because of their incidence and degree of involvement of the craniofacial skeleton...
  21. Trijolet J, Parmentier J, Sury F, Goga D, Mejean N, Laure B. Cemento-ossifying fibroma of the mandible. Eur Ann Otorhinolaryngol Head Neck Dis. 2011;128:30-3 pubmed publisher
    ..The authors discuss the pathogenesis and radiological signs guiding the choice of diagnostic and therapeutic methods. The treatment is surgical with an enucleation or wider resection with bone reconstruction for large fibromas. ..
  22. Barberi A, Cappabianca S, Colella G. Bilateral cemento-ossifying fibroma of the maxillary sinus. Br J Radiol. 2003;76:279-80 pubmed
  23. Brannon R, Fowler C, Carpenter W, Corio R. Cementoblastoma: an innocuous neoplasm? A clinicopathologic study of 44 cases and review of the literature with special emphasis on recurrence. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2002;93:311-20 pubmed
  24. Gonçalves M, Píspico R, Alves F, Lugão C, Gonçalves A. Clinical, radiographic, biochemical and histological findings of florid cemento-osseous dysplasia and report of a case. Braz Dent J. 2005;16:247-50 pubmed
    ..This condition has also been classified as gigantiform cementoma, chronic sclerosing osteomyelitis, sclerosing osteitis, multiple estenosis and sclerotic cemental masses...
  25. Al Shaham A, Samher A. Cemento-ossifying fibroma of the maxilla. J Plast Surg Hand Surg. 2010;44:318-21 pubmed publisher
    ..Histopathological examination confirmed a cemento-ossifying fibroma...
  26. Khonsari R, Corre P, Bouguila J, Piot B. [Long-term follow-up of cemento-osseous dysplasia: a contralateral recurrence before radiotherapy]. Rev Stomatol Chir Maxillofac. 2011;112:51-3 pubmed publisher
    ..Cemento-osseous dysplasia is a benign fibro-osseous lesion of the jaws. Its complications are very rare...
  27. Chadwick J, Alsufyani N, Lam E. Clinical and radiographic features of solitary and cemento-osseous dysplasia-associated simple bone cysts. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 2011;40:230-5 pubmed publisher
    ..The simple bone cyst (SBC) is a pseudocyst that can occur as a solitary entity in the jaws or may occur in association with cemento-osseous dysplasia (COD)...
  28. Alsufyani N, Lam E. Osseous (cemento-osseous) dysplasia of the jaws: clinical and radiographic analysis. J Can Dent Assoc. 2011;77:b70 pubmed
    ..To explore the demographic characteristics and clinical features among patients with osseous (cemento-osseous) dysplasia (OD/COD) of the jaws and to determine the frequency of particular radiographic characteristics...
  29. Leal R, Santiago M, Silveira F, Nunes E, Capistrano H. Periapical cemental dysplasia in twin sisters: a case report. Quintessence Int. 2009;40:e89-92 pubmed
    ..The major concern is failure to recognize the nature of the lesion, which may result in unnecessary root canal treatment or extractions on the assumption that the lesion represents inflammatory periapical pathosis...
  30. Jundt G, Reichart P. [Benign odontogenic ectomesenchymal tumors]. Pathologe. 2008;29:199-204 pubmed publisher
    ..Hence, complete resection with free margins is recommended--at least for larger odontogenic myxomas and, especially, lesions in the maxilla--to prevent further extension to the orbita or base of the skull...
  31. Karacal N, Agdoğan O, Livaoglu M, Uraloglu M, Ozel B. Giant cementoblastoma of the impacted mandibular incisor. J Craniofac Surg. 2011;22:e26-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The incisor and impacted or unerupted tooth involvement by a cementoblastoma is extremely rare. We present a case report of a giant cementoblastoma that involved an impacted mandibular incisor...
  32. Mupparapu M, Singer S, Milles M, Rinaggio J. Simultaneous presentation of focal cemento-osseous dysplasia and simple bone cyst of the mandible masquerading as a multilocular radiolucency. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 2005;34:39-43 pubmed
    ..Pertinent literature is reviewed...
  33. Konopka W, Smiechura M, Strużycka M, Kozakiewicz M, Dzieniecka M. Ossifying fibroma-cementoma of jaw. Differences in histopathological nomenclature. Otolaryngol Pol. 2012;66:359-62 pubmed publisher
    Ossifying fibroma (cementoma) is a tumor of mesenchymal origin which represents about 1% of odontogenic tumors. It is commonly found in patients under 25, more often so in women...
  34. Macdonald Jankowski D. Fibro-osseous lesions of the face and jaws. Clin Radiol. 2004;59:11-25 pubmed
    ..The most important and frequent features of the FOLs differential diagnosis is discussed with assistance of a flow-chart...
  35. Gordon S, ElGeneidy A. Quiz #13. Oral pathology quiz: chronic ulcer under a denture. Infectious, traumatic and idiopathic disease processes. J Mich Dent Assoc. 2003;85:38-40 pubmed
  36. Katti G, Khan M, Chaubey S, Amena M. Cemento-ossifying fibroma of the jaw. BMJ Case Rep. 2016;2016: pubmed publisher
    ..We present a case of cemento-ossifying fibroma in relation to the lower left one-third of the face, and its management. ..
  37. Fantasia J, Damm D. Oral diagnosis. Multifocal mixed radiolucencies and radiopacities. Gen Dent. 2002;50:286-8 pubmed
  38. Kawai T, Hiranuma H, Kishino M, Jikko A, Sakuda M. Cemento-osseous dysplasia of the jaws in 54 Japanese patients: a radiographic study. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 1999;87:107-14 pubmed
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the radiographic patterns of cemento-osseous dysplasia...
  39. Sarmento D, Monteiro B, de Medeiros A, da Silveira E. Severe florid cemento-osseous dysplasia: a case report treated conservatively and literature review. Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2013;17:43-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Management of the symptomatic patient is more difficult due to the avascular nature of the lesion which contributes to susceptibility severe infection, bone sequestration, and osteomyelitis when surgery is performed...
  40. Noffke C, Ngwenya S, Nzima N, Raubenheimer E, Rakgwale N. Gigantiform cementoma in a child. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 2012;41:264-6 pubmed publisher
    The objective of this report is to present an unusual case of a gigantiform cementoma manifesting with gross expansion of the maxilla in a 6-year-old black female. No history of similar lesions in the family of the patient was obtained...
  41. Roghi M, Scapparone C, Crippa R, Silvestrini Biavati A, Angiero F. Periapical cemento-osseous dysplasia: clinicopathological features. Anticancer Res. 2014;34:2533-6 pubmed
    ..This case demonstrates the importance of a full investigation when a patient presents after tooth extraction with non-healing socket, pain, and swelling. A multidisciplinary approach is required to manage these rare cases. ..
  42. Ma C, Wang H, He G, Qin X. Familial Gigantiform Cementoma: Case Report of an Unusual Clinical Manifestation and Possible Mechanism Related To "Calcium Steal Disorder". Medicine (Baltimore). 2016;95:e2956 pubmed publisher
    Familial gigantiform cementoma is an exceedingly rare but distinct subtype of cemento-osseous-fibrous lesion. Undocumented radiographic changes and related bone metabolism disorder are herein hypothesized and discussed...
  43. Jin X, Jing H, Liu Y, Li F. Familial Gigantiform Cementoma on 99mTc MDP Bone Scintigraphy. Clin Nucl Med. 2016;41:896-898 pubmed
    ..Microscopic examination of the mandible was consistent with a diagnosis of gigantiform cementoma.
  44. Islam M, Cohen D, Kanter K, Stewart C, Katz J, Bhattacharyya I. Florid cemento-osseous dysplasia mimicking multiple periapical pathology--an endodontic dilemma. Gen Dent. 2008;56:559-62 pubmed
    ..This case report illustrates the point that periapical radiolucencies may represent benign fibro-osseous lesions that may be overlooked or result in unnecessary endodontic treatment...
  45. Gungormus M. Aggressive cemento-ossifying fibroma. J Otolaryngol. 2007;36:E88-90 pubmed
  46. Passos M, Azevedo R, Janini M, Maia L. Peripheral cemento-ossifying fibroma in a child: a case report. J Clin Pediatr Dent. 2007;32:57-9 pubmed
  47. Moshref M, Khojasteh A, Kazemi B, Roudsari M, Varshowsaz M, Eslami B. Autosomal dominant gigantiform cementoma associated with bone fractures. Am J Med Genet A. 2008;146A:644-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Reported familial instances indicate genetic heterogeneity with (1) osteopenia and bone fractures, (2) one form of osteogenesis imperfecta, and (3) a polyostotic diaphyseal bone disorder...
  48. Chimenos Kustner E, Pascual M, Blanco I, Finestres F. Hereditary familial polyposis and Gardner's syndrome: contribution of the odonto-stomatology examination in its diagnosis and a case description. Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal. 2005;10:402-9 pubmed
    ..The importance of odonto-stomatological examinations should be pointed out, among others, as a means of reaching a presumptive diagnosis, whose confirmation is vital to the patient...
  49. Reichart P, Philipsen H, Sciubba J. [The new WHO classification of tumors of the head and neck. What has changed?]. Mund Kiefer Gesichtschir. 2006;10:1-2 pubmed
  50. Alvarez Perez M, Pitaru S, Alvarez Fregoso O, Reyes Gasga J, Arzate H. Anti-cementoblastoma-derived protein antibody partially inhibits mineralization on a cementoblastic cell line. J Struct Biol. 2003;143:1-13 pubmed
    ..Based on these findings, it is hypothesized that cementoblastoma-derived protein may be associated to crystal growth, compositional and morphological features during the mineralization process of cementum in vitro...
  51. Kreutzer R, Wohlsein P, Staszyk C, Nowak M, Sill V, Baumgartner W. Dental benign cementomas in three horses. Vet Pathol. 2007;44:533-6 pubmed
    b>Cementoma is a very rare odontogenic neoplasm of mesenchymal origin. Clinically, in 3 horses, multiple bony enlargements of the upper and lower jaw extending into the oral cavity were observed...
  52. Tonioli M, Schindler W. Treatment of a maxillary molar in a patient presenting with florid cemento-osseous dysplasia: a case report. J Endod. 2004;30:665-7 pubmed
    ..Treatment considerations including diagnosis, difficulty in radiographic interpretation, working length determination, and postoperative concerns are discussed...
  53. Singer S, Mupparapu M, Rinaggio J. Florid cemento-osseous dysplasia and chronic diffuse osteomyelitis Report of a simultaneous presentation and review of the literature. J Am Dent Assoc. 2005;136:927-31 pubmed
    ..Differential diagnosis can be crucial, as the course of each process and its clinical management varies...
  54. Ogunsalu C, Lewis A, Doonquah L. Benign fibro-osseous lesions of the jaw bones in Jamaica: analysis of 32 cases. Oral Dis. 2001;7:155-62 pubmed
    ..No such analysis has been carried out in Jamaica or elsewhere in the English-speaking Caribbean...
  55. Reichart P, Jundt G. [Benign epithelial odontogenic tumors]. Pathologe. 2008;29:175-6, 178-88 pubmed publisher
    ..Because of the range of variation, immunohistochemical investigations are not helpful in diagnosing a particular case...
  56. Costa F, Pereira K, Magalhães Dias M, da Costa Miguel M, de Paula Miranda M, Studart Soares E. Maxillary cementoblastoma in a child. J Craniofac Surg. 2011;22:1910-3 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, the aim of this article was to discuss the clinical presentation, diagnosis, and subsequent treatment of a patient with a cementoblastoma in the anterior maxillary region...
  57. Mangala M, Ramesh D, Surekha P, Santosh P. Florid cemento-osseous dysplasia: Review and report of two cases. Indian J Dent Res. 2006;17:131-4 pubmed
    ..In most of the cases, patients do not have family history of the disease. We report two cases showing classic radiologic features. The diagnosis of our cases were made radiographically...
  58. Infante Cossio P, Hernandez Guisado J, Acosta Feria M, Carranza Carranza A. Cementoblastoma involving the maxillary sinus. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2008;46:234-6 pubmed
    ..The initial presentation was misleading and resulted in inadequate management. The definitive diagnosis had not been established until 2 years later...
  59. Visnapuu V, Peltonen S, Ellilä T, Kerosuo E, Vaananen K, Happonen R, et al. Periapical cemental dysplasia is common in women with NF1. Eur J Med Genet. 2007;50:274-80 pubmed
    ..Neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) is a genetic disorder with skeletal involvement. Periapical cemental dysplasia is a rare finding in the normal population...
  60. Yazgan C, Fitoz S, Atasoy P, Akyar S. [Case report: Cemento-ossifying fibroma of the ethmoidal sinus presenting with exophthalmos]. Tani Girisim Radyol. 2003;9:192-4 pubmed
    ..The tumor is frequently seen in the mandibula and maxilla, but it may rarely affect the ethmoidal sinus. In this report, CT findings of cemento-ossifying fibroma located in the ethmoidal sinus are presented...
  61. Küçükkurt S, Rzayev S, Barış E, Atac M. Familial florid osseous dysplasia: a report with review of the literature. BMJ Case Rep. 2016;2016: pubmed publisher
    ..Genetic heritance of FOD is unusual, with only a few reported cases. We describe a case of FOD that affected three family members, discuss its clinical, radiological and histological characteristics, and review the literature...
  62. Nortje C. General practitioner's radiology case 51. SADJ. 2007;62:178 pubmed
  63. Rea G, Di Nuzzo L, Di Pietto F, Cangiano G, Ciccarelli R. Gigantiform cementoma of the jaw. A case report. Radiol Med. 2002;104:377-81 pubmed
  64. Lee B, Lee W, Oh S, Min S, Kim E. A case report of Gardner syndrome with hereditary widespread osteomatous jaw lesions. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2009;107:e68-72 pubmed publisher
    ..This case demonstrates the presence of unusual, widespread, hereditary, osteomatous jaw lesions that caused diagnostic confusion with familial gigantiform cementoma.
  65. Pippi R, Della Rocca C, Sfasciotti G. Periapical cemental (fibrous) dysplasia. Clinical, radiographic and pathologic aspects in 7 reported cases. Minerva Stomatol. 2004;53:135-41 pubmed
    ..The aim of the present paper is to analyse some new cases of PCD and to compare their clinical, radiographic and histologic features to those reported by the international literature...
  66. Galgano C, Samson J, Kuffer R, Lombardi T. Focal cemento-osseous dysplasia involving a mandibular lateral incisor. Int Endod J. 2003;36:907-11 pubmed
    ..To report a case of focal cemento-osseous dysplasia (FCOD) affecting a single tooth misdiagnosed as an inflammatory periapical lesion...
  67. Li X, Peng Z, Latif M, Kumar A, Chen W, Zhang Z. Cementoma of the calcaneus: a case report. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2017;18:103 pubmed publisher
    The cementoma is a common disease of the dental root apex, which generally occurs in the maxilla and the mandible, but the cementoma occurring in the long bone is rare...
  68. Bist S, Varshney S, Kumar R, Bhagat S, Gupta N. Juvenile aggressive cemento-ossifying fibroma of the sinonasal tract: case report. Ear Nose Throat J. 2011;90:E3-7 pubmed
    ..We also discuss the radiologic interpretation of COF, which can be helpful in making the diagnosis and in selecting the appropriate surgical approach in a growing child...
  69. Brooks J, Nikitakis N. Tender, swollen mandible. Abscess associated with florid cemento-osseous dysplasia. Gen Dent. 2007;55:73, 76 pubmed
  70. Stergiou G, Zwahlen R, Gratz K. [Multiple cemento-ossifying fibromas of the jaw: a very rare diagnosis]. Schweiz Monatsschr Zahnmed. 2007;117:236-44 pubmed
    ..The case of a 36-year old woman with multiple cemento-ossifying fibromas of the mandible and maxilla demonstrates the diagnostic procedures and a possible therapeutic strategy for this rare lesion...
  71. Benazzou S, Boulaadas M, El Ayoubi A, Nazih N, Essakalli L, Kzadri M. [Florid cemento-osseous dysplasia of the jaws]. Rev Stomatol Chir Maxillofac. 2011;112:174-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Florid cemento-osseous dysplasia is a benign and rare tumor of the jaws. It is more commonly seen in middle-aged black women. Most cases are asymptomatic and are found during routine radiographic examination...
  72. Kim P, Blackwell K. Latissimus-serratus-rib free flap for oromandibular and maxillary reconstruction. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2007;133:791-5 pubmed
    ..To review complications and outcomes associated with latissimus-serratus-rib free flap oromandibular and midface reconstruction...
  73. Eversole R, Su L, ElMofty S. Benign fibro-osseous lesions of the craniofacial complex. A review. Head Neck Pathol. 2008;2:177-202 pubmed publisher
    ..The clinicopathologic and molecular features of this unique yet heterogeneous group of diseases are reviewed...
  74. Castle J. AAOMP case challenge: A mass of the maxillary tuberosity. J Contemp Dent Pract. 2009;10:E095-E98 pubmed
    ..A 48-year-old African-American female was evaluated for an asymptomatic bony expansion of the right maxillary tuberosity...
  75. Krajekian J, Goode R, Papageorge M. Chondroblastic osteosarcoma: case presentation. J Mass Dent Soc. 2001;50:44-6 pubmed
    ..The prognosis of jaw osteosarcoma is better with early diagnosis and radical surgery. The prognosis is also improved with adjunctive radiation and chemotherapy...
  76. Mellado J, Mayayo E, Fernandez F, Pérez del Palomar L, Camins A, Sauri A. Cementoma of the fibula: imaging findings with histopathologic correlation and review of the literature. Skeletal Radiol. 2005;34:161-6 pubmed
    ..We report the complete radiologic assessment of a cementoma of the fibula in a 42-year-old man...
  77. Kolomvos N, Theologie Lygidakis N, Christopoulos P, Iatrou I. Benign fibro-osseous lesions of the jaws in children. A 12-year retrospective study. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2013;41:574-80 pubmed publisher
  78. Endo Y, Uzawa K, Mochida Y, Nakatsuru M, Shiiba M, Yokoe H, et al. Differential distribution of glycosaminoglycans in human cementifying fibroma and fibro-osseous lesions. Oral Dis. 2003;9:73-6 pubmed
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the immunoreactivities for keratan sulfate (KS) and chondroitin-4-sulfate (C4S) glycosaminoglycans of the histological samples obtained from mandibles of patients with these diseases...
  79. Sethusa M, Khan M. The orthodontic management of a patient presenting with cemento-osseous dysplasia. SADJ. 2009;64:120-4 pubmed
    ..No report has been found in the literature on the orthodontic management of patients with this condition. This paper reports on a 28-year-old black female patient with cemento-osseous dysplasia who received orthodontic treatment...
  80. Gallego L, Junquera L, Fresno M. Radiology quiz case 1. Benign cementoblastoma. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2008;134:1112, 1114 pubmed publisher
  81. Wakasa T, Kawai N, Aiga H, Kishi K. Management of florid cemento-osseous dysplasia of the mandible producing solitary bone cyst: report of a case. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2002;60:832-5 pubmed