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Case Report

Odontogenic Fibromyxoma of the Maxilla: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

1Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department, General Hospital “G. Papanikolaou”, Thessaloniki, 57010 Eksoxi, Greece
2Department of Pathology, General Hospital “G. Papanikolaou”, Thessaloniki, 57010 Eksoxi, Greece

Received 11 January 2011; Revised 21 February 2011; Accepted 28 February 2011

Academic Editor: Eugene N. Myers

Copyright © 2011 Eva-Maria Dietrich et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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