Odontoma

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Odontoma a small tumour composed of dentine
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. odous, odontos, a tooth.

Usage

In literature:

Fibrous odontomas have been mistaken for sarcoma, and portions of the maxilla removed unnecessarily.
"Manual of Surgery" by Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
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