Solitary Intraosseous Neurofibroma of the Mandible

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avatar Tahereh Nosratzehi 1 , avatar Shirin Saravani 1 , avatar Hamideh Kadeh 2 , *

Dental Research Center, Department of Oral Medicine, Faculty of Dentistry, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences, Zahedan, Iran
Dental Research Center, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pa thology, Faculty of Dentistry, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences , Zahedan, Iran

how to cite: Nosratzehi T, Saravani S, Kadeh H . Solitary Intraosseous Neurofibroma of the Mandible. Zahedan J Res Med Sci. 2014;16(7): -.

Abstract

Neurofibroma is a benign neoplasm derived from peripheral nerve cells. Neurofibroma can occur as a solitary tumor also it may associate with neurofibromatosis. Intraosseous neurofibroma is a rare tumor particularly in the oral cavity. So far, few cases of solitary intraosseous neurofibroma of the mandible have been reported.
In the present study, a 39 years old woman which has a diagnosis of solitary intraosseous neurofibroma of the mandible is reported. Clinical, radiographic, histopathologic and immunohistochemical features are described.

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