Fanconi anemia manifesting as a squamous cell carcinoma of the mandible: a case report
A. Pinar Erdem, G. Ikikarakayali, N. Yalman, G Ak, M. A Erdem, M. B. Bilgic, E. Sepet
DOI: 10.4236/ojst.2011.12008   PDF   HTML     4,230 Downloads   8,186 Views  


Progressive bone marrow failure and development of malignancies, particularly acute myeloid leukemia and solid tumors the most important features of Fan- coni’s Anemia (FA). This paper reports the case of a 16-year-old patient with FA who developped squa- mous cell carcinoma of the mandible, ten years after the bone marrow transplantation (BMT).

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Erdem, A. , Ikikarakayali, G. , Yalman, N. , Ak, G. , Erdem, M. , Bilgic, M. and Sepet, E. (2011) Fanconi anemia manifesting as a squamous cell carcinoma of the mandible: a case report. Open Journal of Stomatology, 1, 45-49. doi: 10.4236/ojst.2011.12008.

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