Clinical management of cementifying fibroma: A case report and pertinent review of the current literature

Aysegul Erten Tayşi 1 * , Mert Taysi 2, Zuhal Yurdabakan 3, Fatma Nihan Aksakallı 4, Vakur Olgac 4
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1 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Altinbas University, Istanbul, Turkey
2 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Istanbul University - Cerrahpasa, Istanbul, Turkey
3 Department of Oral and Dentomaxillofacial Radiology, Faculty of Dentistry, Altinbas University, Istanbul, Turkey
4 Department of Tumor Pathology, Institute of Oncology, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
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J CLIN MED KAZ, Volume 19, Issue 6, pp. 96-99.
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Cementifying fibroma is an uncommon neoplasm composed by varying amounts of cementum, bone and fibrous tissue. As a results of having similar histolological features based on inactive-looking odontogenic epithelium embedded in a fibrous stroma, it is often hard to differentiate from other fibro-osseous lesions such as fibrous dyplasia and calcifying odontogenic tumor. At this point, it is undoubtedly clear that proper radiological and clinical diagnosis play a great role together in identification. We present a rare case of this entity along with a number of clinical and radiographic features that set it apart from other pathologies mimicking fibro-osseous lesions.


Tayşi AE, Taysi M, Yurdabakan Z, Aksakallı FN, Olgac V. Clinical management of cementifying fibroma: A case report and pertinent review of the current literature. J CLIN MED KAZ. 2022;19(6):96-9.


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