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Disease Dentigerous Cyst

Name Dentigerous Cyst
Synonyms Cyst, Dentigerous | Cysts, Dentigerous | Dentigerous Cysts
Definition Most common follicular odontogenic cyst. Occurs in relation to a partially erupted or unerupted tooth with at least the crown of the tooth to which the cyst is attached protruding into the cystic cavity. May give rise to an ameloblastoma and, in rare instances, undergo malignant transformation.
Categories Cancer | Mouth disease | Musculoskeletal disease
MeSH® ID D003803

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1. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cysts Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Bone Cysts Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Jaw Cysts Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Odontogenic Cysts Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Dentigerous Cyst
2. DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Jaw Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Jaw Cysts Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Odontogenic Cysts Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Dentigerous Cyst
3. DiseasesStomatognathic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Jaw Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Jaw Cysts Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Odontogenic Cysts Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Dentigerous Cyst

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