Melanotic Neuroectodermal Tumor of Infancy


Address correspondence to Kelly R. Magliocca, D.D.S., M.P.H., Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Diagnostic Sciences, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, or e-mail:


Abstract:  Melanotic neuroectodermal tumor of infancy (MNTI) is an uncommon lesion with remarkably consistent histopathologic features that arises primarily in the pediatric population. We describe a MNTI arising in the anterior maxilla of a 6-month-old boy.