The orthodontic management of a patient presenting with cemento-osseous dysplasia.

Abstract

Cemento-osseous dysplasias are sometimes seen on routine radiographic examination of the tooth-bearing areas of the jaws, most commonly amongst adult female patients. Lesions present as radiolucent to radio-opaque areas, depending on various levels of maturity. Extraction of teeth is strongly contraindicated because there is a high risk of infection with a… (More)

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@article{Sethusa2009TheOM, title={The orthodontic management of a patient presenting with cemento-osseous dysplasia.}, author={M P S Sethusa and M Amirul I Khan}, journal={SADJ : journal of the South African Dental Association = tydskrif van die Suid-Afrikaanse Tandheelkundige Vereniging}, year={2009}, volume={64 3}, pages={120-4} }