case of the
COTM DECEMBER 2022
Case Credit- Ali Khurram, Mollie Clark (Sheffield)
A patient presented with an ectopic lower left canine. The toot hwas incidentalyl discovered and there were no associated symptoms. A small unilocular cystic space with a corticated boundry was seen surrounding the crown of the tooth attaching at the amelocemental junction. There was no evidence of resorption or displacement of adjacent teeth. The tooth was removed and sent for histopathological examination alongwith the attached cystic soft tissue.