odontoma

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odontoma

[‚ō‚dän′tō·mə]
(medicine)
A benign tumor representing a developmental excess, composed of mesodermal or octodermal tooth-forming tissue, alone or in association with the calcified derivatives of these structures.
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In addition, we discuss the characteristics of compound and complex odontomas in general.
Most odontomas are asymptomatic and are not discovered until the second and third decades of life on routine jaw radiography or as a failed eruption of a permanent tooth?
Odontomas contain enamel, dentin, cementum, and pulp.
Other mesenchymal odontogenic tumors include fibromas, cementomas, and odontomas.
These cysts can also be associated with supernumerary teeth and odontomas.