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AMU Dental College Associate Professor performs complicated surgery

AMU Dental College Associate Professor performs complicated surgery

AMU Dental College Associate Professor performs complicated surgery

Aligarh, July 31: A complicated ‘Trabecular Ossifying Fibroma’ tumor was recently operated in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Z A Dental College, Aligarh Muslim University by Dr G S Hashmi, Associate Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

Dr Hashmi confirmed that the surgery was successfully performed on a 10-year-old male, Tahseel Khair.

Meawnhile, Professor R K Tiwari, Principal, Z A Dental College congratulated Dr Hashmi and his team for performing the surgery.

“The patient had come with his family complaining of a progressive swelling on the left side of his face and it was after a laboratory investigation and incisional biopsy that we came to know of a trabecular pattern of ossifying fibroma on his face,” said Dr Hashmi.

He added that the tumor was a complicated variant of ossifying fibroma, which was rapidly progressing with high recurrence rate.

Dr Hashmi said that the resection of the tumor was planned under the G A Weber Fergusson incision.

“A successful resection followed after the process to expose the lesion was done,” he further said.

The team, which assisted Dr Hashmi in the surgery included Dr Sajjad A Rahman, Dr Shahna Ali, Dr Kaleem Ansari, Dr Satish and Sisters Faiza and Nazish.

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