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Vol 62, Supp. III (2011)
Review article
Published online: 2011-12-08
Submitted: 2013-02-15
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Osteonecrosis of the jaw

Bogna Drozdzowska

open access

Vol 62, Supp. III (2011)
Review article
Published online: 2011-12-08
Submitted: 2013-02-15

Abstract

The paper concerns osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ). It is a rare but serious clinical condition. It can develop in patients treated in oncologic doses with bisphosphonates but also with denosumab. In osteoporosis ONJ seems to be very rare. Definition, pathogenesis, risk factors, prevention and treatment, and the frequency of ONJ are presented. (Pol J Endocrinol 2011; 62 (education supplement III): 4–9)

Abstract

The paper concerns osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ). It is a rare but serious clinical condition. It can develop in patients treated in oncologic doses with bisphosphonates but also with denosumab. In osteoporosis ONJ seems to be very rare. Definition, pathogenesis, risk factors, prevention and treatment, and the frequency of ONJ are presented. (Pol J Endocrinol 2011; 62 (education supplement III): 4–9)
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Keywords

osteonecrosis of the jaw; bisphosphonates; denosumab

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Title

Osteonecrosis of the jaw

Journal

Endokrynologia Polska

Issue

Vol 62, Supp. III (2011)

Pages

4-9

Published online

2011-12-08

Keywords

osteonecrosis of the jaw
bisphosphonates
denosumab

Authors

Bogna Drozdzowska

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