Document Type: Case Report

Authors

1 Dept. of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, School of Dentistry, Shahid Rajaei Acute Care Surgical Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran.

2 Postgraduate Student, Dept. of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, School of Dentistry, Shahid Rajaei Acute Care Surgical Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran.

3 Dept. of Surgical and Clinical Pathology, Molecular Pathology and Cytogenetics Ward, Dept. of Pathology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran.

4 Computed Tomography Technician, Shahid Rajaei Acute Care Surgical Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran.

Abstract

Ameloblastoma is one of the most common benign epithelial odontogenic tumors of jaws. We report a case of long-standing slow-growing giant ameloblastoma involving almost all of mandibular bone. The solid multicystic lesion was excised, and the histopathological examination showed the follicular type of ameloblastoma. Furthermore, the defect was reconstructed with microvascular osteocutaneous free fibular graft.

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