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Adamantinoma

Adamantinoma: Introduction

Adamantinoma: Adamantinoma is a rare tumor. The tumor occurs almost exclusively in the long bones; tumors in the tibia account for more than 80% of cases. The diaphyseal region is the area most commonly affected. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Adamantinoma is available below.

Symptoms of Adamantinoma

Treatments for Adamantinoma

  • Surgical approach is the treatment of choice
  • Neither radiation therapy nor chemotherapy has been proven effective
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Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Adamantinoma?

Adamantinoma: Complications

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Causes of Adamantinoma

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Adamantinoma: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Adamantinoma

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Adamantinoma: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Adamantinoma

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Adamantinoma: Rare Types

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Adamantinoma: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Adamantinoma:

The most common odontogenic tumor, arising from the epithelial component of the embryonic tooth and usually affecting the molar-ramus region of the mandible or maxilla. Although most ameloblastomas are morphologically and clinically benign, they may cause extensive local destruction, recur, or metastasize. -- 2004 - (Source - Diseases Database)

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Adamantinoma as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

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More information about Adamantinoma

  1. Adamantinoma: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
 

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