volume 40, issue 8, Pe498-e502 2012
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcms.2012.03.012
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Fabiana Tolentino Almeida, André Ferreira Leite, Paulo Tadeu de Souza Figueiredo, Nilce Santos Melo, João Batista Sousa, Rômulo Almeida, Ana Carolina Acevedo, Eliete Neves Silva Guerra

Abstract: Familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) is a colorectal cancer syndrome characterized by the development of multiple polyps of the colon and rectum with high risk of malignant transformation. The extraintestinal manifestations such as dento-osseous changes are associated with FAP. This is a case report of a 36-year-old female patient who was referred for dental treatment with the initial diagnosis of florid cemento-osseous dysplasia (FCOD). However, the association of the imaging dento-osseous findings with the m…

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