Publications by authors named "Zemmouri Yousra"

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Pleomorphic adenoma of hard palate: a case report.

Pan Afr Med J 2021 9;38:146. Epub 2021 Feb 9.

Département d´Odontologie Chirurgicale, Faculté de Médecine Dentaire de Rabat, Université Mohammed V, Rabat, Maroc.

Pleomorphic adenoma is a benign mixed tumor, which is composed of myoepithelial and epithelial cells. A fibrous capsule separates these cells from the surrounding tissues. Pleomorphic adenoma is the most common salivary gland tumour accounting for 40-70% of all major and minor salivary gland tumours. It is also the commonest minor salivary gland benign tumours accounting for 70% of all tumours. Hard palate is the commonest site followed by upper lip, buccal mucosa, tongue, floor of mouth, retromolar trigone. This case report discusses a case of pleomorphic adenoma of hard palate in an old man after complete excision of the tumour, which was confirmed by a biopsy specimen.
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http://dx.doi.org/10.11604/pamj.2021.38.146.26508DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8052618PMC
May 2021

Esthetic improvement of a cutaneous sinus tract of odontogenic origin.

Pan Afr Med J 2020 30;37:204. Epub 2020 Oct 30.

Department of Oral Surgery, Consultation Center of Dental Treatment, Faculty of Dentistry, University Mohamed V, Rabat, Morocco.

A cutaneous sinus tract of dental origin is relatively uncommon and may easily be misdiagnosed because of its unusual occurrence and absence of dental symptoms. Extraoral drainage depends on the location of the affected tooth as well as on specific factors such as the virulence of the microorganism, resistance of the patient's body, and the relationship between anatomy and muscle facial attachments.
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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7813662PMC
February 2021