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ghost cells in jaw cyst or tumor

Thursday 9 January 2020

Ghost cells identified, unknown anatomic location:

Differential diagnosis

- calcifying odontogenic cyst COC
- dentinogenic ghost cell tumor
- ghost cell odontogenic carcinoma: infiltrative and exhibits mitotic activity, nuclear atypia, and/or necrosis
- odontoma
- ameloblastic fibro-odontoma
- pilomatrixoma
- matrical carcinoma
- craniopharyngioma

See also

- ghost cells