The clinical spectrum of Actinomyces-associated lesions of the oral mucosa and jawbones: correlations with histomorphometric analysis.

@article{Kaplan2009TheCS,
  title={The clinical spectrum of Actinomyces-associated lesions of the oral mucosa and jawbones: correlations with histomorphometric analysis.},
  author={Ilana Kaplan and Karen Anavi and Yakir Anavi and Shlomo Calderon and Dvora Schwartz-Arad and Shlomo Teicher and Avraham Hirshberg},
  journal={Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology, oral radiology, and endodontics},
  year={2009},
  volume={108 5},
  pages={738-46}
}
OBJECTIVES To characterize the clinical manifestations of Actinomyces-associated lesions of the oral mucosa and jawbones, and to correlate the clinical course and treatment requirements with the findings of histomorphometric analysis. STUDY DESIGN The study was a 10-year retrospective analysis of archived cases with microscopic identification of Actinomyces infection. Actinomyces colonies were identified, using hematoxylin-eosin, Gram, and periodic acid-Schiff stains, exhibiting filamentous… CONTINUE READING
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