Intrabony Xanthoma Detected During Implant Planning
This case report details the radiographic presentation and histologic appearance of intrabony xanthoma, and discusses features that can help distinguish it from more common odontogenic lesions.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss terminology used when diagnosing and treating intrabony xanthomas.
- List any predilections associated with intrabony xanthomas, and some of the more common odontogenic lesions that may have a similar radiographic appearance.
- Describe the histological and radiographic appearance and features of intrabony xanthomas.
- Explain the primary treatment for intrabony xanthoma of the jaw, and imaging modalities that may help establish a differential diagnosis.
This course was issued in September 2020 and expires September 2023. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.