PDF: Florid cemento-osseous dysplasia: a case report

The term florid cemento-osseous dysplasia (FCOD) refers to a group of fibro-osseous (cemental) exuberant lesions with multi-quadrant involvement.

FCOD is a very rare condition presenting in the jaws. These lesions are most commonly seen in middle-aged black women, although it also may occur in Caucasians and Asians, and have been entitled as sclerosing osteitis, multiple enostoses, diffuse chronic osteomyelitis and gigantiform cementoma. 

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