Ameloblastic carcinoma containing melanocyte and melanin pigment in the mandible: a case report and review of the literature


Uzum N., Akyol G., Asal K., Koybasioglu A.

JOURNAL OF ORAL PATHOLOGY & MEDICINE, vol.34, no.10, pp.618-620, 2005 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1600-0714.2005.00306.x
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF ORAL PATHOLOGY & MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.618-620

Abstract

A case of ameloblastic carcinoma containing melanocyte and melanin in a 66-year-old male with swelling and an ulcerating firm mass in the left submandibular region is presented. The diagnosis was confirmed by biopsy. The current histopathological diagnosis and management are discussed.