Metastases and primary tumors around dental implants: A literature review and case report of peri-implant pulmonary metastasis.

@article{Pfammatter2012MetastasesAP,
  title={Metastases and primary tumors around dental implants: A literature review and case report of peri-implant pulmonary metastasis.},
  author={Chantal Pfammatter and Ir{\`e}ne Hitz Lindenm{\"u}ller and Alessandro Lugli and Andreas Filippi and Sebastian K{\"u}hl},
  journal={Quintessence international},
  year={2012},
  volume={43 7},
  pages={563-70}
}
OBJECTIVE To perform a literature review on peri-implant metastases and primary malignoma and report a case of a pulmonary metastasis around dental implants of the anterior mandibular jaw that mimicked peri-implantitis. METHOD AND MATERIALS A literature search of publications from June 1980 to June 2011 in the PubMed/Medline database was performed to collect information about the type, incidence, and localization of malignant primary tumors and metastases around dental implants and to… CONTINUE READING
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