Rare Desmoplastic Fibroma in Ramus and Mandibular Angle: Presentation of a Case Report With Review of Literature

Rare desmoplastic fibroma in Ramus and mandibular angle: a case report; desmoplastic fibroma

  • Azadehzeinab Titidej Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, School of Dentistry, Qazvin University of Medical Sciences, Qazvin, Iran.
  • Maryam Jolehar Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, School of Dentistry, Tehran Medical Sciences, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran.
Keywords: Desmoplastic fibroma, Mandible

Abstract

Desmoplastic fibroma is a rare, benign fibrous tumor of bone which is locally aggressive. The mandible is the most prevalent affected of the facial bones. Nevertheless, reports of desmoplastic fibroma affecting the mandible are seldom in the literature. It causes bone destruction and has a high tendency for local recurrence. In this case report, we report a case of desmoplastic fibroma which is located in mandibular angle and extended to coronoid process, in 20-year-old female patient.

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Published
2020-01-25
How to Cite
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Titidej A, Jolehar M. Rare Desmoplastic Fibroma in Ramus and Mandibular Angle: Presentation of a Case Report With Review of Literature. Acta Med Iran. 57(7):456-460.
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