Osteochondroma is a benign neoplasm that usually develops in long bones and very rarely occurs in craniofacial bones. Nearly all reported mandibular osteochondromas have arisen in the condyle and the coronoid process, and occurrence in other locations is extremely rare. We describe a case of osteochondroma arising from the inferior border of the mandibular symphysis.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery|
|Publication status||Published - Sep 1 2004|
- Bone neoplasm
- Mandibular symphysis
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Oral Surgery