Angiofibroma of the Cheek Mimicking Lipoma: A Diagnostic Challenge

Abdulrazaq Olanrewaju Taiwo, Ramat Oyebunmi Braimah, Adebayo Aremu Ibikunle, Kabiru Abdullah


Extranasopharyngeal angiofibroma are rare and the most common site of presentation is the maxillary sinus. We report a case of angiofibroma of the buccal mucosa to highlight an unusual presentation of angiofibroma in the oral cavity as reports of such cases involving the oral cavity is still very few in the literature.


Extranasopharyngeal; Angiofibroma; Maxillary Sinus; Lipoma; Buccal Mucosa; Immunohistochemistry

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