odontoma

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odontoma

(ˌɒdɒnˈtəʊmə)
n
(Pathology) a tumour involving the teeth or the tissue that surrounds or produces teeth
Translations

o·don·to·ma

n. tumor del tejido dental.
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Progressive increase in bone mass and development of odontomas in aging osteopetrotic c-src-deficient mice.
Odontomas represent approximately 22% of all odontogenic tumors.
Other orodental findings include multiple odontomas, supernumerary teeth, and impacted teeth.
16, 2000), and the paper by Amling et al, "Progressive increase in bone mass and development of odontomas in aging osteopetrotic c-src-deficient mice" (Bone 27(5), Nov.
Among the benign tumors are calcified nasal polyps, ossifying fibromas, osteomas, chondromas, odontomas, calcifying angiofibromas, nasal gliomas, and septal desmoid tumors; malignant tumors include osteosarcomas, chondrosarcomas, and squamous cell carcinomas.