Mandible / maxilla
Benign tumors / tumor-like conditions
Aneurysmal bone cyst

Topic Completed: 1 October 2013

Revised: 8 February 2019

Copyright: 2004-2018,, Inc.

PubMed Search: aneurysmal bone cyst [title] jaw

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Cite this page: Pernick N. Benign tumors / tumor-like conditions: aneurysmal bone cyst. website. Accessed October 22nd, 2019.
Definition / general
  • May massively expand the mandible
  • Young females
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Numerous giant cells in connective tissue that lines large sinusoidal spaces
Differential diagnosis
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