Maxillary ameloblastic carcinoma in a child

Yazici N. , Karagoz B., Varan A., Yilmaz T. , Ozturk A. , Usubutun A. , ...More

PEDIATRIC BLOOD & CANCER, vol.50, no.1, pp.175-176, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 50 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/pbc.20889
  • Title of Journal : PEDIATRIC BLOOD & CANCER
  • Page Numbers: pp.175-176


We report an extremely rare occurrence of ameloblastic carcinoma located in the maxilla of a pediatric patient. Wide surgical resection was done along with adjuvant radiotherapy because of involved surgical margins. Histopathological diagnosis was established with morphological features of both ameloblastoma and carcinoma.