Ann Chir Plast Esthet. 2011 Jun;56(3):269-72. doi: 10.1016/j.anplas.2009.11.015. Epub 2010 Jun 17.
Moumine M(1), Tahri R, Harroudi T, Benkabbou A, Elotmany A, Regragui A, Kanouni M, Mikou A, Gamra L, Thiery G.
(1)Service de chirurgie I, institut national d’oncologie, Rabat, Maroc.
INTRODUCTION: Osteosarcoma of the craniofacial bones location is less common, usually with low grade of malignancy; it has better prognosis when surgical excision is complete.
REPORT CASE: We report a case of a 35-year-old male diagnosed with a low-grade chondroblastic osteosarcoma of the mandible. The patient was treated with surgery alone and recovered with pectoralis major myocutaneous flap. After 48 months, the oncology’s and aesthetics results are good.
DISCUSSION: We will discuss the treatment of chondroblastic osteosarcoma of the mandible.
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