Case report: CT features of cherubism

Avinash, RK and Rajagopal, KV and Raghu, RH and Bhat, Sudha S (2008) Case report: CT features of cherubism. Indian Journal of Radiology and Imaging, 18 (1). pp. 56-59. ISSN 0971-3026

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Cherubism is a rare hereditary disease of non-neoplastic origin seen in childhood and characterized by bilateral bony enlargement of the jaws.[1] It causes diffuse, bilateral, and multilocular expansion of the mandible and/or maxilla and has a characteristic radiographic and histopathological appearance [1,2] In this case report, we describe the CT features of this uncommon condition in a 14-year-old girl.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Cherubism; CT; fibroossseous neoplasms; mandible; maxilla.
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Manipal > Pathology
Medicine > KMC Manipal > Radiology
Depositing User: KMC Manipal
Date Deposited: 29 Jul 2015 04:38
Last Modified: 29 Jul 2015 04:38

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