Odontogenic Myxoma of Oral Cavity: A Case Report

Nidhi Sharma, Dolly Prashant, Saurabh Sharma, Viplav Prashant


Odontogenic myxoma is a relatively rare neoplasm which is almost exclusively seen in tooth bearing areas. They constitute around 3-6% of total odontogenic tumors. Odontogenic myxoma occurs commonly in mandible and their presentation in maxilla is rare. This article presents a rare case of odontogenic myxoma occurring in the maxilla of an 18 years old male patient with a brief review of its pathogenesis, clinical, histopathological and immunohistochemical characteristics.


Odontogenic Myxoma; Fibromyxoma; Odontogenic Tumors; Connective Tissue; Maxilla.

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