Quintessence Int 39 (2008), No. 3 4. Feb. 2008
Quintessence Int 39 (2008), No. 3 (04.02.2008)
Page 195-201, PubMed:18618033
Bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaws-Report of 2 cases and strategies on prevention and management
Wong, Yiu-Kai / Cheng, Jason Chi-Fung
Two cases of bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaws are reported-one in the maxilla and the other in the mandible. The patients were treated with long-term antibiotics and minimal surgical debridement without major ablative surgery. Some clinical recommendations on prevention and management are suggested, as summarized from current literature.
Keywords: bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaws, management, prevention