Memorias del Instituto de Investigaciones en Ciencias de la Salud
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PERROTTA, F et al. Mandibular desmoplastic fibroma. Mem. Inst. Investig. Cienc. Salud [online]. 2006, vol.4, n.1, pp. 43-45. ISSN 1812-9528.
This is the case of a desmoplastic fibroma affecting the jaw of a 3 year old girl with history of volume increase of 6 month-evolution in the right mandibular bone. The lesion was surgically treated under general anesthesia, performing the radical resection and the mandibular reconstruction simultaneously. This report reviews the diagnostic criteria and surgical management of this uncommon benign tumor affecting the maxillofacial region.
Palavras-chave : Desmoplastic fibroma; mandibular reconstruction.