Bisphosphonates and oral cavity avascular bone necrosis: a review of twelve cases.

@article{Salesi2006BisphosphonatesAO,
  title={Bisphosphonates and oral cavity avascular bone necrosis: a review of twelve cases.},
  author={Nello Salesi and Roberto Pistilli and Vincenzo Marcelli and Flavio Andrea Govoni and Fabrizio Bozza and Giandominik Bossone and Viola Venturelli and Barbara Di Cocco and Umberto Pacetti and Alida Ciorra and Concetta Di Fonso and Enrico Cortesi and E. D. Veltri and Aldo Vecchione},
  journal={Anticancer research},
  year={2006},
  volume={26 4B},
  pages={
          3111-5
        }
}
BACKGROUND Intravenous bisphosphonates are the current standard of care for the treatment of hypercalcemia of malignancy and for the prevention of skeletal complications associated with bone metastases. Recently, retrospective case studies have reported an association between long-term bisphosphonate therapy and osteonecrosis of the jaws. PATIENTS AND METHODS The data for twelve patients, referred to either an oral and maxillofacial surgeon or to an oral medicine specialist for the management… CONTINUE READING

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