Large Ameloblastic Carcinoma of Mandible: ItsExcision and Reconstruction: A Rare Case Report and Review of Literature

International Journal of Research in Health Sciences,2014,2,2,668-673.
Published:April 2014
Type:Case Report
Author(s) affiliations:

Dr (Col) K A Jeevan Kumar1, Dr J Anunayi2, Dr Syed Husain Asghar3, Dr Ajay Prakash4

1Professor, Dept of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. 2House Surgeon. 3Professor & HOD, Dept of Oral Pathology. 2Associate Professor,

1,3,4Kamineni Institute of Dental Sciences, Narkatpally, Nalgonda DT, Andhra Pradesh, INDIA. 

2Osmania Medical College,Kothi,Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh , INDIA.



This article describes a rare case of a large (23x13.4 cm) sized ameloblastic carcinoma of the mandible encountered in a 69 year-old patient and its management. The article also reviews the literature regarding the pathogenesis, classification, diagnosis and management options of Amelobastic Carcinoma and includes an insight into microvascular reconstructive procedures in such situations.

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