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orofacial soft tissue tumors

Wednesday 21 December 2011

soft tissue tumors of the head

Types

- orofacial fibrous tumors, fibrohistiocytic tumors, fiboroblastic/myofibroblastic tumors, fibrovascular tumors

  • orofacial fibrous tumors
  • orofacial fibrohistiocytic tumors
  • orofacial fibroblastic/myofibroblastic tumors
  • orofacial fibrovascular tumors

- orofacial peripheral giant cell granuloma
- orofacial vascular tumors
- orofacial neural tumors
- orofacial muscular tumors
- orofacial adipocytic tumors (tumors of fatty tissue
- orofacial soft tissue tumors with bone or cartilage
- orofacial noncalcified soft tissue tumors with mixed or ectopic tissues

Differential diagnosis

- orofacial granuloma-like mucosal lesions with giant cells
- orofacial soft tissue cysts

Links

- Thomas Bond’s Book at maxillofacialcenter.com