bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis


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bis·phos·pho·nate-as·so·ci·a·ted os·te·o·ne·cro·sis

(bis-fosfŏ-nāt ă-sōsē-ā-tĕd ostē-ō-nĕ-krōsis)
Osteonecronecrosis, frequently found in the jaws, associated with prolonged use of bisphosphonates.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Which imaging technique should be preferred in bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis of the jaw?
In the vast majority of literature reviewed at the time of this writing, disease involvement was consistently more prevalent in the mandible than the maxilla (hence, the alternative terminology, "bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis of the mandible").
Bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis of the jaw represents a serious side effect of bisphosphonate administration.
Last year the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research published a task force report on bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis that outlined a case definition so that subsequent studies could report on the same condition (J.
In 2003, dentists started to see patients with a serious bone disease, bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis of the jaw (BON).
Elting, "Bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis: a long-term complication of bisphosphonate treatment," Lancet Oncology, vol.
Canadian consensus practice guidelines for bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis of the jaw.