Ameloblastic fibro-odontoma of the maxilla: case report of an uncommon odontogenic tumor

Adil BOUDHAS., Mohamed ALLAOUI., Lahcen KHALF., Karim EL KHATIB., Mohamed Reda EL OCHI., Mohamed BOUKHECHBA., Mohamed OUKABLI1and Abderrahmane AL BOUZIDI

Ameloblastic fibro-odontoma (AFO) is an extremely rare benign hybrid odontogenic tumor (OT), occurring in the early stages of life. AFO normally presents as a painless swelling in the posterior of mandible or maxilla with mixed radiological appearance within well-defined borders. The treatment of this entity includes enucleation of the tumor and long-term follow up.
This article reports the first case of an ameloblastic fibro-odontoma to be reported in a moroccan military medical institution and reviews the literature regarding the clinical, radiological and histopathological features of this neoplasm.

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