[HTML][HTML] Odontogenic myxoma of the maxilla: A report of a rare case and review on histogenetic and diagnostic concepts

A Shah, P Lone, S Latoo, I Ahmed, A Malik… - National journal of …, 2011 - ncbi.nlm.nih.gov
Abstract Odontogenic myxoma (OM) is a rare and locally invasive benign neoplasm
(comprising of 3-6% of all odontogenic tumors) found exclusively in the jaws. OM commonly
occurs in the second and third decades, and the mandible is involved more commonly than
the maxilla. The lesion often grows without symptoms and presents as a painless swelling.
The radiographic features are variable, and the diagnosis is therefore not easy. This ...