TITLE

Pindborg tumor

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1671
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "Pindborg tumor" is presented. The term refers to a rare tumor of the jaw consisting of malignant epithelial cells with deposits of cementum, also known as calcifying epithelial odontogenic tumor. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21240982

 

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