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Multiple Cystic Lesions in a Child


James T. Castle, DDS, MS; John B Hoyos, DMD


The following Case Challenge is provided in conjunction with the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology.

An 8 year-old African-American female was evaluated during a regular dental examination for multiple radiolucent lesions of the mandible and maxilla. After you have finished reviewing the available diagnostic information, make the diagnosis.

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Case Author(s)

Dr. Castle is the Chairman and Residency Program Director of the Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology Department at the Naval Postgraduate Dental School, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland.

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