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CASE REPORT -CYSTS AND TUMORS
Year : 2017  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 148-150

Dental invasion by adenoid cystic carcinoma of the oral cavity


1 Department of Surgery, Maxillo Facial Surgery and Otolaryngology Unit, Fondazione I.R.C.C.S. Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
2 Department of Pathology, Fondazione I.R.C.C.S. Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy

Correspondence Address:
Marco Guzzo
Maxillo Facial Unit and Otolaryngology, Fondazione I.R.C.C.S. Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Via Venezian, 1 Milan
Italy
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DOI: 10.4103/ams.ams_4_17

PMID: 28713756

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Cancer progression through the mandible bone is still questioned. Once the tumor has eroded the cortex, it can extend vertically and laterally. It usually spreads in the medullary spaces and finally affects the alveolar nerve. The presence of the teeth has been considered as a relative barrier to cancer infi ltration until now. Herein, we report an uncommon case of dental root invasion by adenoid cystic carcinoma of the floor of the mouth.


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