Mandible / maxilla
Benign tumors / tumor-like conditions
Gigantiform cementoma

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 21 June 2018, last major update October 2013

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Definition / general
Cite this page: Pernick, N. Benign tumors / tumor-like conditions: gigantiform cementoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/mandiblemaxillagigantiformcementoma.html. Accessed September 25th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Autosomal dominant
  • Usually young black women
  • Susceptible to infection and sequestration
  • Diffuse deposition of acellular cementum on tooth roots in all quadrants of jaw