Fanconi anemia manifesting as a squamous cell carcinoma of the mandible: a case report


PINAR ERDEM A. , İKİKARAKAYALI G., AK G., ERDEM M. A. , YALMAN N., BİLGİÇ B., ...More

open journal of stomatology, vol.1, no.2, pp.45-49, 2011 (Refereed Journals of Other Institutions)

  • Publication Type: Article / Case Report
  • Volume: 1 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Title of Journal : open journal of stomatology
  • Page Numbers: pp.45-49

Abstract

Progressive bone marrow failure and development of malignancies, particularly acute myeloid leukemia and solid tumors the most important features of Fan- coni’s Anemia (FA). This paper reports the case of a 16-year-old patient with FA who developped squa- mous cell carcinoma of the mandible, ten years after the bone marrow transplantation (BMT).