Odontogenic Tumors In Indonesia : A 4 Years Retrospective Study In A Single Institution

Albar Abshar Muhamad, Rachmitha Anne, Pradono

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Introduction: Odontogenic tumor is a common tumor of the head and neck region especially in oral cavity. World Health Organization (WHO) in 2005 currently reclassify the odontogenic tumor into a new classification. The epidemiology of the odontogenic tumor in Indonesia has been not widely studied yet. This study describes the epidemiology and clinical presentations of odontogenic tumors in Cipto Mangunkusumo General Hospital in 4years period. Materials and methods: Patients' medical records from 2012 to 2015 were retrieve. All patients with odontogenic tumors diagnosis were collected. Patients' data then grouped according to age, gender, location of tumor, educational level, occupation, diagnosis, and treatment patients. Results: There were 118 cases of odontogenic tumors found in Cipto Mangunkusumo National Hospital during period of 2012 - 2015. Most of the patients were 31-40 years old (26,27%). The male-female ratio was 1.03:1. Theeducational level of the patients was mostly high school graduates (29,67%) and mostly are unemployed (22,03%). Ameloblastoma was the most common odontogenic tumor found (85,60%). Mandible was the common site of the odontogenic tumor (86,44%). Conclusions: Odontogenic tumors are common tumors found in oral cavity. Ameloblastoma is the most dominant tumor and mandible is the most frequent site. Thetumors mostly found in advance stages and affected patients in low educational level and income. Radical treatment was still a favorable treatment for odontogenic tumor.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3-7
JournalIndonesian Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Publication statusPublished - 1 May 2017


  • odontogenic tumor, treatment, age, educational level, occupation, length of stay


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