A 6-month-old, 4.45 kg, intact, male domestic shorthair cat was presented with a gingival mass located on the left rostral maxilla and second left upper premolar tooth. Intraoral x-ray of the left rostral maxilla revealed left maxilla bone lysis with a unilocular cystic lesion. The cytology result revealed an epithelial cell tumor .A left rostral maxillectomy was performed and the tumor was submitted for histological assessment .Histopathological diagnosis of the tissue revealed a feline inductive odontogenic tumor .There was no evidence of tumor recurrence 24 months after surgery.
Faculty of Veterinary Science, Chulalongkorn University
Satthathum, Chakkarin; Kunakornsawat, Sunee; and Kasorndorkbua, Chaiyan
"Feline inductive odontogenic tumor in a young cat,"
The Thai Journal of Veterinary Medicine: Vol. 52:
2, Article 23.
Available at: https://digital.car.chula.ac.th/tjvm/vol52/iss2/23