PDF | Familial gigantiform cementoma is an exceedingly rare but distinct subtype of cemento-osseous-fibrous lesion. Undocumented. Very few cases of gigantiform cementoma have been reported, and those associated with a positive family history are especially rare. Confusion exists about the. Familial gigantiform cementoma is a rare benign fibrocemento-osseous lesion of the jaws that can cause severe facial deformity. It has an.

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It affects mostly Caucasian people under the age of Compared with other 3 CODs, FGC takes on a really unique and aggressive form of behavior that is not supposed to be clinically approached in the existing framework of classification. The term has been used in the past to describe florid cemento-osseous dysplasiabut it is now reserved for an autosomal dominant yigantiform affecting the maxillae.

Gigantiform cementoma in a child. Apart from typical gigantiforj and expansile abnormalies involving both jaws, he also suffered from several times of fractures in lower extremity.


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This article does not cite any sources. Autosomal dominant gigantiform cementoma associated with bone fractures. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.

Abstract Familial gigantiform cementoma is an exceedingly rare but distinct subtype of cemento-osseous-fibrous lesion.

Familial Gigantiform Cementoma

C Lateral view of FGC. Circumstantial gigantiforrm and thorough reasoning were presented in his article for differential diagnosis with other easily mistaken diseases, such as Paget disease, cemento-ossifying fibromas and osteogenesis imperfecta.

As a direct consequence, physical deterioration was also found by his parents. National Center for Biotechnology InformationU. The disorder is usually not expansile, as is familial gigantiform cementoma. Therefore, we present a case with a large FGC family history so as to sketch a more detailed portrait of such ailment.

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Familial gigantiform cementoma: classification and presentation of a large pedigree.

E Postoperative panorex X-ray showed vascularized iliac bone flap for reconstruction. Gigantiform cementoma is characterized by diffuse radioopaque masses scattered throughout the jaws. Admittedly, not every FGC case will cementmoa such evident array familil disorganized conditions.

We need long-term secure funding to provide you the information that you need at your fingertips. Closer examination of his family pedigree verified our concern of a long-standing phenomenon of multiple fractures accompanying FGC in jaws.


Incomplete excision or shave-off contouring is not advised because it may cause a possible aggravation or reactivation of rapid FGC growth. Large vascular malformation in a child presenting with vascular steal phenomenon managed with pial synangiosis.

Gigantiform cementoma

We might not hastily come to the conclusion that coexistence of FGC and polyostotic pathologic fractures is mere coincidental clinical manifestation. This dentistry article is a stub. Lam Dento maxillo facial radiology The growth of the disfigured mandible had not yet been deterred, but instead, accelerated, accompanied by teeth loss and altered dietary patterns.

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She was yet no exception given her own narratives of femur fracture during adolescence. Topics Discussed in This Paper. Retrieved from ” https: Dementoma Reconstructed computed tomography image of familial gigantiform cementoma appearance. In such scenarios, extensive resection and free-flap reconstruction are required to achieve a better outcome.