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Florid cemento-osseous dysplasia

Disease definition

Florid cemento-osseous dysplasia (FCOD) is a rare fibro-osseous lesion in the jaw that predominantly affects middle-aged women of African descent. It is generally asymptomatic or may manifest with pain and gingival swelling. Radiologically, it is characterized by multiple dense lobulated bone lesions, often symmetrically located in various regions of the jaw.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Florid osseous dysplasia
    • Focal cemento-osseous dysplasia
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Adult
  • ICD-10: D16.4  D16.5
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C0555197
  • MeSH: C537063
  • GARD: 10173
  • MedDRA: -

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