Etiologic diagnosis of jaw osteonecrosis, other than bisphosphonate and radiotherapy related osteonecrosis.

@article{Magremanne2014EtiologicDO,
  title={Etiologic diagnosis of jaw osteonecrosis, other than bisphosphonate and radiotherapy related osteonecrosis.},
  author={Mich{\`e}le Magremanne and S Picheca and Herv{\'e} Reychler},
  journal={Revue de stomatologie, de chirurgie maxillo-faciale et de chirurgie orale},
  year={2014},
  volume={115 1},
  pages={45-50}
}
Our purpose was to highlight the various etiologies of maxillo-mandibular osteonecrosis, other than radiotherapy and biphosphonate related osteitis that have been abundantly reported. We performed a PubMed search from August 1, 1972 to August 1, 2012 using the following MeSH terms: "osteonecrosis", "bone", "necrosis", "jaw", "maxilla", "mandible", "palate", "oral", "avascular necrosis", NOT "bisphosphonate" NOT "osteoradionecrosis". Most cases of osteonecrosis were iatrogenic. Viral, mycotic… CONTINUE READING