Cementoblastoma

Features

  • Benign neoplasm. Most commonly in the second and third decade.
  • Site: usually mandibular premolar and molar regions.
  • Attached to the root of the affected tooth. Tooth displacement, resorption are common.
  • Pain in 50% of the cases, swelling.
  • Three stages of development: radiolucent, mixed, radiopaque.
  • When radiopaque is usually surrounded by a thin radiolucent halo.

Differential diagnosis

Cases

Cementoblastoma