Massive oral hemorrhage secondary to atypical expression of Maffucci’s syndrome: A case report

Mohan J. Baliga, MDS, Raghu Ram Prasad, MDS, Rajesh Kumar, BP, MDS, and Paul Davies, MDS

Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, College of Dental Surgery, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore, South India

A healthy adult male who had massive oral hemorrhage was diagnosed to have atypical presentation of Maffucci’s syndrome. Extensive search of the literature confirmed the reports of this syndrome involving maxillofacial region only in two cases till date.
(Int Chin J Dent 2002; 2: 60-62.)

Key Words: Maffucci’s syndrome, massive oral hemorrhage.