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CASE REPORT
Year : 2011  |  Volume : 1  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 54-56

Ameloblastic carcinoma: A case report and literature review


Department of Pathology, Giansagar Medical College and Hospital, Banur, Dist. Patiala, Punjab, India

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Manas Madan
21 A, Sandhya Enclave Majitha Road, Amritsar 143 001, Punjab
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DOI: 10.4103/2229-516X.81983

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Ameloblastic carcinoma (AC) is a rare epithelial odontogenic tumor of the jaws, which exhibits cytological features of ameloblastoma and carcinoma. It has a distinct predilection for mandible. These lesions may initially show histologic features of ameloblastoma that dedifferentiate over time. Others may present with features of epithelial dedifferentiation in ameloblastoma. A case of ameloblastomic carcinoma in a 64-year-old male is reported, who presented with swelling in the left mandible 3 months after the extraction of the left upper molar.


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