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Calcifying Odontogenic Cyst
Lisa J. Koenig, BChD, DDS, MS
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Pathology

          • Clinical Issues

            • Diagnostic Checklist

              TERMINOLOGY

              • Abbreviations

                • Calcifying odontogenic cyst (COC)
              • Synonyms

                • Calcifying cystic odontogenic tumor
                • Calcifying epithelial odontogenic cyst
                • Gorlin cyst
              • Definitions

                • Odontogenic cyst containing variable amounts of calcified tissue and exhibiting both cystic and neoplastic properties

              IMAGING

              • General Features

                • Radiographic Findings

                  • CT Findings

                    DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                      PATHOLOGY

                      • General Features

                        • Staging, Grading, & Classification

                          • Microscopic Features

                            CLINICAL ISSUES

                            • Presentation

                              • Demographics

                                • Natural History & Prognosis

                                  • Treatment

                                    DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                    • Consider

                                      Selected References

                                      1. Dutra SN et al: Immunoexpression of Wnt/β-catenin signaling pathway proteins in ameloblastoma and calcifying cystic odontogenic tumor. J Clin Exp Dent. 9(1):e136-e140, 2017
                                      2. Bafna SS et al: Dentinogenic ghost cell tumor. J Oral Maxillofac Pathol. 20(1):163, 2016
                                      3. Kim Y et al: Conservative approach to recurrent calcifying cystic odontogenic tumor occupying the maxillary sinus: a case report. J Korean Assoc Oral Maxillofac Surg. 42(5):315-320, 2016
                                      4. Sharma B et al: Calcifying odontogenic cyst with luminal and mural component (Type 1c). Indian J Dent. 7(2):95-8, 2016
                                      5. Urs AB et al: Calcifying ghost cell odontogenic tumor (CGCOT) with predominance of clear cells: a case report with important diagnostic considerations. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 121(2):e32-7, 2016
                                      6. Bhat S et al: A rare variant of calcifying odontogenic cyst with ameloblastoma presentation. Stomatologija. 17(4):131-4, 2015
                                      7. Desai RS et al: Calcifying cystic odontogenic tumor in a 5-year-old boy: a case report. J Maxillofac Oral Surg. 14(Suppl 1):348-51, 2015
                                      8. Gadipelly S et al: Bilateral calcifying odontogenic cyst: A rare entity. J Maxillofac Oral Surg. 14(3):826-31, 2015
                                      9. Khandelwal P et al: Bilateral Calcifying Cystic Odontogenic Tumour of Mandible: A Rare Case Report and Review of Literature. J Clin Diagn Res. 9(11):ZD20-2, 2015
                                      10. Masuda K et al: Complete resolution of a calcifying cystic odontogenic tumor with physiological eruption of a dislocated permanent tooth after marsupialization in a child with a mixed dentition: a case report. World J Surg Oncol. 13:277, 2015
                                      11. Neuman AN et al: Report of Two Cases of Combined Odontogenic Tumors: Ameloblastoma with Odontogenic Keratocyst and Ameloblastic Fibroma with Calcifying Odontogenic Cyst. Head Neck Pathol. 9(3):417-20, 2015
                                      12. Phulambrikar T et al: Cone Beam Computed Tomography Findings in Calcifying Cystic Odontogenic Tumor Associated with Odontome: A Case Report. J Dent (Shiraz). 16(4):374-9, 2015
                                      13. Radheshyam C et al: Calcifying cystic odontogenic tumor associated with an odontome - a diverse lesion encountered. Clin Cosmet Investig Dent. 7:91-5, 2015
                                      14. Rai S et al: Dentinogenic ghost cell tumor - a neoplastic variety of calcifying odontogenic cyst: case presentation and review. N Am J Med Sci. 7(1):19-23, 2015
                                      15. Tarakji B et al: Malignant transformation of calcifying cystic odontogenic tumour - a review of literature. Contemp Oncol (Pozn). 19(3):184-6, 2015
                                      16. Chindasombatjaroen J et al: Two unique cases of calcifying cystic odontogenic tumor in the maxillary posterior region. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 118(4):497-504, 2014
                                      17. de Carvalhosa AA et al: 10-year follow-up of calcifying odontogenic cyst in the periapical region of vital maxillary central incisor. J Endod. 40(10):1695-7, 2014
                                      18. Martos-Fernández M et al: Ghost cell odontogenic carcinoma: A rare case report and review of literature. J Clin Exp Dent. 6(5):e602-6, 2014
                                      19. de Fátima Bernardes V et al: Calcifying odontogenic cyst associated with an orthokeratinized odontogenic cyst. Head Neck Pathol. 2(4):324-7, 2008
                                      20. Chindasombatjaroen J et al: Computerized tomography observation of a calcifying cystic odontogenic tumor with an odontoma: case report. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 104(6):e52-7, 2007
                                      21. Gopalakrishnan R et al: Cystic variant of calcifying epithelial odontogenic tumor. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 102(6):773-7, 2006
                                      22. Iida S et al: Calcifying odontogenic cyst: radiologic findings in 11 cases. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 101(3):356-62, 2006
                                      23. Gallana-Alvarez S et al: Calcifying odontogenic cyst associated with complex odontoma: case report and review of the literature. Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal. 10(3):243-7, 2005
                                      24. Lin CC et al: Calcifying odontogenic cyst with ameloblastic fibroma: report of three cases. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 98(4):451-60, 2004
                                      25. Li TJ et al: Clinicopathologic spectrum of the so-called calcifying odontogenic cysts: a study of 21 intraosseous cases with reconsideration of the terminology and classification. Am J Surg Pathol. 27(3):372-84, 2003
                                      26. Toida M: So-called calcifying odontogenic cyst: review and discussion on the terminology and classification. J Oral Pathol Med. 27(2):49-52, 1998
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                                      References
                                      Tables

                                      Tables

                                      KEY FACTS

                                      • Terminology

                                        • Imaging

                                          • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                            • Pathology

                                              • Clinical Issues

                                                • Diagnostic Checklist

                                                  TERMINOLOGY

                                                  • Abbreviations

                                                    • Calcifying odontogenic cyst (COC)
                                                  • Synonyms

                                                    • Calcifying cystic odontogenic tumor
                                                    • Calcifying epithelial odontogenic cyst
                                                    • Gorlin cyst
                                                  • Definitions

                                                    • Odontogenic cyst containing variable amounts of calcified tissue and exhibiting both cystic and neoplastic properties

                                                  IMAGING

                                                  • General Features

                                                    • Radiographic Findings

                                                      • CT Findings

                                                        DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                          PATHOLOGY

                                                          • General Features

                                                            • Staging, Grading, & Classification

                                                              • Microscopic Features

                                                                CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                                • Presentation

                                                                  • Demographics

                                                                    • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                      • Treatment

                                                                        DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                        • Consider

                                                                          Selected References

                                                                          1. Dutra SN et al: Immunoexpression of Wnt/β-catenin signaling pathway proteins in ameloblastoma and calcifying cystic odontogenic tumor. J Clin Exp Dent. 9(1):e136-e140, 2017
                                                                          2. Bafna SS et al: Dentinogenic ghost cell tumor. J Oral Maxillofac Pathol. 20(1):163, 2016
                                                                          3. Kim Y et al: Conservative approach to recurrent calcifying cystic odontogenic tumor occupying the maxillary sinus: a case report. J Korean Assoc Oral Maxillofac Surg. 42(5):315-320, 2016
                                                                          4. Sharma B et al: Calcifying odontogenic cyst with luminal and mural component (Type 1c). Indian J Dent. 7(2):95-8, 2016
                                                                          5. Urs AB et al: Calcifying ghost cell odontogenic tumor (CGCOT) with predominance of clear cells: a case report with important diagnostic considerations. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 121(2):e32-7, 2016
                                                                          6. Bhat S et al: A rare variant of calcifying odontogenic cyst with ameloblastoma presentation. Stomatologija. 17(4):131-4, 2015
                                                                          7. Desai RS et al: Calcifying cystic odontogenic tumor in a 5-year-old boy: a case report. J Maxillofac Oral Surg. 14(Suppl 1):348-51, 2015
                                                                          8. Gadipelly S et al: Bilateral calcifying odontogenic cyst: A rare entity. J Maxillofac Oral Surg. 14(3):826-31, 2015
                                                                          9. Khandelwal P et al: Bilateral Calcifying Cystic Odontogenic Tumour of Mandible: A Rare Case Report and Review of Literature. J Clin Diagn Res. 9(11):ZD20-2, 2015
                                                                          10. Masuda K et al: Complete resolution of a calcifying cystic odontogenic tumor with physiological eruption of a dislocated permanent tooth after marsupialization in a child with a mixed dentition: a case report. World J Surg Oncol. 13:277, 2015
                                                                          11. Neuman AN et al: Report of Two Cases of Combined Odontogenic Tumors: Ameloblastoma with Odontogenic Keratocyst and Ameloblastic Fibroma with Calcifying Odontogenic Cyst. Head Neck Pathol. 9(3):417-20, 2015
                                                                          12. Phulambrikar T et al: Cone Beam Computed Tomography Findings in Calcifying Cystic Odontogenic Tumor Associated with Odontome: A Case Report. J Dent (Shiraz). 16(4):374-9, 2015
                                                                          13. Radheshyam C et al: Calcifying cystic odontogenic tumor associated with an odontome - a diverse lesion encountered. Clin Cosmet Investig Dent. 7:91-5, 2015
                                                                          14. Rai S et al: Dentinogenic ghost cell tumor - a neoplastic variety of calcifying odontogenic cyst: case presentation and review. N Am J Med Sci. 7(1):19-23, 2015
                                                                          15. Tarakji B et al: Malignant transformation of calcifying cystic odontogenic tumour - a review of literature. Contemp Oncol (Pozn). 19(3):184-6, 2015
                                                                          16. Chindasombatjaroen J et al: Two unique cases of calcifying cystic odontogenic tumor in the maxillary posterior region. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 118(4):497-504, 2014
                                                                          17. de Carvalhosa AA et al: 10-year follow-up of calcifying odontogenic cyst in the periapical region of vital maxillary central incisor. J Endod. 40(10):1695-7, 2014
                                                                          18. Martos-Fernández M et al: Ghost cell odontogenic carcinoma: A rare case report and review of literature. J Clin Exp Dent. 6(5):e602-6, 2014
                                                                          19. de Fátima Bernardes V et al: Calcifying odontogenic cyst associated with an orthokeratinized odontogenic cyst. Head Neck Pathol. 2(4):324-7, 2008
                                                                          20. Chindasombatjaroen J et al: Computerized tomography observation of a calcifying cystic odontogenic tumor with an odontoma: case report. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 104(6):e52-7, 2007
                                                                          21. Gopalakrishnan R et al: Cystic variant of calcifying epithelial odontogenic tumor. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 102(6):773-7, 2006
                                                                          22. Iida S et al: Calcifying odontogenic cyst: radiologic findings in 11 cases. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 101(3):356-62, 2006
                                                                          23. Gallana-Alvarez S et al: Calcifying odontogenic cyst associated with complex odontoma: case report and review of the literature. Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal. 10(3):243-7, 2005
                                                                          24. Lin CC et al: Calcifying odontogenic cyst with ameloblastic fibroma: report of three cases. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 98(4):451-60, 2004
                                                                          25. Li TJ et al: Clinicopathologic spectrum of the so-called calcifying odontogenic cysts: a study of 21 intraosseous cases with reconsideration of the terminology and classification. Am J Surg Pathol. 27(3):372-84, 2003
                                                                          26. Toida M: So-called calcifying odontogenic cyst: review and discussion on the terminology and classification. J Oral Pathol Med. 27(2):49-52, 1998