squamous odontogenic tumor
A benign epithelial odontogenic tumor that appears radiologically as a lesion closely associated with the tooth root and that is composed of islands of squamous epithelium enclosed by a peripheral layer of flattened cells.
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- squamous cell,
- squamous cell carcinoma,
- squamous epithelium,
- squamous metaplasia,
- squamous metaplasia of amnion,
- squamous suture,
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