Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2009  |  Volume : 13  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 97--100

Dentinogenic ghost cell tumor


Shikha B Singhaniya, Suresh R Barpande, Jyoti D Bhavthankar 
 Department of Oral Pathology and Microbiology, Government Dental College and Hospital, Aurangabad - 431 001, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Suresh R Barpande
Department of Oral Pathology and Microbiology, Government Dental College and Hospital, Aurangabad - 431 001, Maharashatra
India

Dentinogenic ghost cell tumor (DGCT) is a rare tumorous form of calcifying odontogenic cyst and only a small number of cases have been described. It is a locally invasive neoplasm that is characterized by ameloblastoma-like epithelial islands, ghost cells and dentinoid. The present report describes a case of a 21-year-old male with a tumor in the posterior region of the mandible, showing features of DGCT.


How to cite this article:
Singhaniya SB, Barpande SR, Bhavthankar JD. Dentinogenic ghost cell tumor.J Oral Maxillofac Pathol 2009;13:97-100


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Singhaniya SB, Barpande SR, Bhavthankar JD. Dentinogenic ghost cell tumor. J Oral Maxillofac Pathol [serial online] 2009 [cited 2022 May 22 ];13:97-100
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