Article Text

Download PDFPDF
Ectopic tooth within a maxillary odontogenic myxoma
  1. Sien Hui Tan,
  2. Aun Wee Chong
  1. Department of Otolaryngology, Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
  1. Correspondence to Dr Sien Hui Tan, Department of Otolaryngology, Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia; sienic{at}yahoo.com

Statistics from Altmetric.com

A young adult presented with progressive left nasal obstruction and fullness over the nasolabial fold. Nasal endoscopy revealed a hard, non-tender mass occupying the left nasal cavity. Clinical examination of the oral cavity was unremarkable. A CT scan of her paranasal sinus demonstrated a well-circumscribed lesion arising from the left maxilla causing expansion and thinning of the cortex measuring 4×4×4 cm and a tooth with adjacent calcification …

View Full Text

Footnotes

  • Contributors SHT: Literature review and writing of manuscript. AWC: Supervising and writing of manuscript.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

Request Permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.