Siar, Chong-Huat; Jalil, Ajura Abdul; Ram, Saravanan; Ng, Kok-Han (2004) Osteoma of the condyle as the cause of limited-mouth opening: a case report. Journal of oral science, 46 (1). pp. 51-3. ISSN 1343-4934Full text not available from this repository.
Osteoma is a benign tumour consisting of mature bone tissue. It is an uncommon lesion that occurs mainly in the bones of the craniofacial complex. Only a few cases involving the condylar process have been reported. An osteoma of the left condyle causing limited mouth-opening in a 32-year-old Malaysian Chinese female is reported here to alert the practitioner to consider this lesion as a diagnostic possibility in instances of trismus or limited-mouth opening.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Journal of oral science|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Adult; Female;|
|Subjects:||R Medicine > RK Dentistry|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Dentistry > Dept of Oral Pathology & Oral Medicine & Periodontology|
|Depositing User:||Mr. Faizal Hamzah|
|Date Deposited:||15 Mar 2011 12:43|
|Last Modified:||15 Mar 2011 12:43|
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