NOTES ON THE MINUTE OSTEOLOGY OF THE JAWS
- Bilateral fibrous dysplasia of the mandible in a 7-year-old male patient-A rare case. Chandar, V. V. // Journal of the Indian Society of Pedodontics & Preventive Dentis;Apr-Jun2010, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p126
Fibrous dysplasia is a disturbance of bone metabolism that is classified as a benign fibro-osseous lesion. Fibrous connective tissue, containing abnormal bone, replaces normal bone. The etiology of fibrous dysplasia is unknown. The radiographic appearance of the irregularly shaped trabeculae...
- Corticotomy-assisted molar protraction with the aid of temporary anchorage device. Uribe, Flavio; Janakiraman, Nandakumar; Fattal, Amine N.; Schincaglia, Gian Pietro; Nanda, Ravindra // Angle Orthodontist;Nov2013, Vol. 83 Issue 6, p1083
This case report describes the interdisciplinary management of a 58-year-old woman who was missing lower first molars and supraerupted maxillary first molars. The treatment plan included intrusion of the upper first molars and corticotomy-assisted mandibular second molar protraction with the aid...
- QUIZ. // Journal of the Irish Dental Association;Dec2009/Jan2010, Vol. 55 Issue 6, p273
A quiz about the cause of the problems of an edentulous patient related to the maxilla and mandible is presented.
- Multiple Idiopathic Cervical Resorption: A Case Report. Roy, D. K.; Sharma, S.; Suwal, P.; Singh, V. P.; Iyer, A. // Bangladesh Journal of Medical Science;Apr2012, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p85
Multiple idiopathic cervical resorption (MICR) is a disease of the tooth in which there is progressive cervical resorption of multiple teeth leading to exfoliation of crown. The etiological factors for such a resorption are various but the lack of definitive single etiological factor/disease...
- dysgnathia. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p705
A definition of the medical term "dysgnathia," which refers to abnormality of the mandible and maxilla, is presented.
- Supernumerary Lateral Incisor. Kini, Annapurna; Manjunatha, M.; Shubhashini, N.; Shija; Kumar, V. C. Sunil; Jayashankar, D. N. // Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice;Jan/Feb2013, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p129
Supernumerary teeth are common in general population and occur frequently in patients with familial trait. However, it is rare to find supernumeraries in individuals with no associated disease or syndrome. Supernumerary teeth are found in any region of maxilla and mandible, with a predisposition...
- TREATMENT OF A PERIODONTALLY COMPROMISED PATIENT WITH MINI-IMPLANT ANCHORAGE. Suzuki, Eduardo Yugo; Suzuki, Boonsiva // World Journal of Orthodontics;2009, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p350
Background: Advanced periodontal disease and its sequelae are characterized by severe attachment loss, tooth mobility, and migration. This pathology often leads to compromised function and esthetics. A multidisciplinary approach combining orthodontic, periodontic, and restorative treatment is...
- Hypercalcemia in Patients with Malignant Lymphoma. Moses, Arnold M.; Spencer, Herta // Annals of Internal Medicine;Oct63, Vol. 59 Issue 4, p531
Describes hypercalcemia in patients with malignant lymphoma. Clinical and postmortem evidence of bone involvement; Incidence of nephrocalcinosis; Treatment options.
- Foot injuries in patients with diabetes mellitus. // American Family Physician;8/1/1994, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p444
Reports on a study conducted by Cavanagh and colleagues published in `Diabetes Care' journal on March 1994 investigating the prevalence of bone changes and radiographic abnormalities found in feet of patients with diabetes. Dorsiplantar and lateral radiographs of both feet of patients; Charcot...