Response to – A commentary on “Suppurative osteomyelitis, bisphosphonate induced 1 osteonecrosis, osteoradionecrosis: a blinded histopathologic comparison and its 2 implications for the mechanism of each disease” by R.E. Marx and R. Tursun [Int. J. Oral. Maxillofac. Surg. 41 (3) (2012) 283–289]

Jan 24, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Response to – A commentary on “Suppurative osteomyelitis, bisphosphonate induced 1 osteonecrosis, osteoradionecrosis: a blinded histopathologic comparison and its 2 implications for the mechanism of each disease” by R.E. Marx and R. Tursun [Int. J. Oral. Maxillofac. Surg. 41 (3) (2012) 283–289]

Dr. Kalmar’s Letter to the Editor makes several incorrect assertions and misleading remarks as follows: 1. Dr. Kalmar criticizes our microscopic interpretations yet uses references that actually support it. Particularly,…

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A commentary on “Suppurative osteomyelitis, bisphosphonate induced osteonecrosis, osteoradionecrosis: A blinded histopathologic comparison and its implications for the mechanism of each disease” by R.E. Marx and R. Tursun [Int. J. Oral Maxillofac. Surg. 41 (2012) 283–289]

Jan 24, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on A commentary on “Suppurative osteomyelitis, bisphosphonate induced osteonecrosis, osteoradionecrosis: A blinded histopathologic comparison and its implications for the mechanism of each disease” by R.E. Marx and R. Tursun [Int. J. Oral Maxillofac. Surg. 41 (2012) 283–289]

The current manuscript attempts to compare and contrast the microscopic features from jaw lesions of patients with suppurative osteomyelitis, bisphosphonate-induced osteonecrosis of the jaws (BIONJ) and osteoradionecrosis (ORN). The authors,…

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Parathyroid hormone may be a promising therapy for bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of jaw bones

Jan 24, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Parathyroid hormone may be a promising therapy for bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of jaw bones

Dear Editor, We read with great interest the article entitled ‘Suppurative osteomyelitis, bisphosphonate induced osteonecrosis, osteoradionecrosis: a blinded histopathologic comparison and its implications for the mechanism of each disease’ published…

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Intraoral curettage without presurgical endovascular embolization: a simple but controversial treatment of arteriovenous malformations of the mandible

Jan 24, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Intraoral curettage without presurgical endovascular embolization: a simple but controversial treatment of arteriovenous malformations of the mandible

Abstract Arteriovenous malformation of the mandible is a rare and life-threatening lesion. The gold standard treatment is to extirpate the lesion surgically after endovascular embolization. Preoperative endovascular embolization is widely…

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Hemimandibulectomy and vascularized fibula flap in bisphosphonate-induced mandibular osteonecrosis with polycythaemia rubra vera

Jan 24, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Hemimandibulectomy and vascularized fibula flap in bisphosphonate-induced mandibular osteonecrosis with polycythaemia rubra vera

Abstract This report presents the successful management of an advanced and refractory bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaws (BRONJ) by hemimandibulectomy and an osteocutaneous fibula flap reconstruction in a patient with…

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The role of salivary duct morphology in the aetiology of sialadenitis: statistical analysis of sialographic features

Jan 24, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on The role of salivary duct morphology in the aetiology of sialadenitis: statistical analysis of sialographic features

Abstract Morphologic characteristics of salivary ducts may contribute to stagnation of saliva. The authors hypothesized that some features might contribute to development of submandibular and parotid sialadenitis. 106 digital subtraction…

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Immediate reconstruction of the mandible after resection for aggressive odontogenic tumours: a cohort study

Jan 24, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Immediate reconstruction of the mandible after resection for aggressive odontogenic tumours: a cohort study

Abstract The results are reported of a clinical follow-up study on 32 selected but consecutive patients with mandibular ameloblastoma. They were all treated by a segmental resection and reconstructed, using…

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Electron microscopy in the diagnosis of malignant fibrous histiocytoma of the lung presenting as metastasis to the maxillary gingiva

Jan 24, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Electron microscopy in the diagnosis of malignant fibrous histiocytoma of the lung presenting as metastasis to the maxillary gingiva

Abstract A rare case of an initial presentation of a metastatic lesion on the gingiva, arising from malignant fibrous histiocytoma (MFH) of the lung is reported. The role of electron…

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Postraumatic frontal sinus obliteration with calvarial bone dust and demineralized bone matrix: a long term prospective study and literature review

Jan 24, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Postraumatic frontal sinus obliteration with calvarial bone dust and demineralized bone matrix: a long term prospective study and literature review

Abstract Defining the ideal material for frontal sinus obliteration remains controversial. Autogenous cancellous bone is effective because of its biological properties: it undergoes fast revascularization acting as an active scaffold…

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Postoperative changes in mandibular prognathism surgically treated by intraoral vertical ramus osteotomy

Jan 24, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Postoperative changes in mandibular prognathism surgically treated by intraoral vertical ramus osteotomy

Abstract This study investigated short- and long-term postoperative skeletal changes following intraoral vertical ramus osteotomy (IVRO) for mandibular prognathism, as determined from lateral cephalograms. The subjects were 20 patients with…

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Comparison between the classical and a modified trans-septal technique of alar cinching for Le Fort I osteotomies: a prospective randomized controlled trial

Jan 24, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Comparison between the classical and a modified trans-septal technique of alar cinching for Le Fort I osteotomies: a prospective randomized controlled trial

Abstract The aim of this prospective randomized control trial was to analyse the efficacy of a new trans-septal alar base cinch suture in controlling alar width in patients undergoing maxillary…

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Thickness of buccal bone in the mandible and its clinical significance in mono-cortical screws placement. A CBCT analysis

Jan 24, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Thickness of buccal bone in the mandible and its clinical significance in mono-cortical screws placement. A CBCT analysis

Abstract The aim of this study was to determine the safest length of monocortical screws that can be inserted for the treatment of mandibular fractures following Champy’s technique. Fifty cone-beam…

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Significance of clinical stage, extent of surgery and outcome in cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck

Jan 24, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Significance of clinical stage, extent of surgery and outcome in cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck

Abstract The authors analyzed a new clinical staging system and its correlation with pathologic findings and patient survival. Patients were eligible for inclusion in this longitudinal retrospective cohort study if…

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