Central Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma: A Case Report

Bindiya PK, Samreen Taufiq, Selvamani M


Central mucoepidermoid carcinoma is a rare tumour, but a well-known entity affecting the bones of jaw. It comprises 2 - 4% of all mucoepidermoid carcinomas. Occurrence in maxilla is rarely reported. This case report presents a central mucoepidermoid carcinoma in a 17 year old female patient in the maxilla.


Central Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma; Maxilla; Malignant Salivary Gland Neoplasm; Mucus Cells.

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