Adenocarcinoma of Mammary Origin in the Maxillary Gingiva

  • by AGD Staff
  • Apr 18, 2022
4-18-22_GenDenMaxillofacial metastases are rare but signify advanced disease progression. A new case report in General Dentistry describes a patient with previously diagnosed invasive ductal breast carcinoma who developed a metastatic lesion in the maxillary gingiva. Routine follow-up of patients with cancer is essential for the identification of oral lesions and early interventions where possible.

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