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  1. Odontoma

    The odontoma is a hamartoma of odontogenic origin. The average age of people found with an odontoma is 14, and the condition is frequently associated with an unerupted tooth. In 2011; 66% of odontogenic tumors are odontomas. 22% of odontogenic tumors are odontomas.

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  1. Odontoma

    A mixed tumor of odontogenic origin, in which both the epithelial and mesenchymal cells exhibit complete differentiation, resulting in the formation of tooth structures. (Jablonski, Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982)

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