TITLE

IDIOPATHIC OSTEOSCIEROSIS (ENOSTOSIS, DENSE BONE SILANDS. FOCAL PERIAPICAL OSTEOPETROSIS)

AUTHOR(S)
Terezhalmy, Geza T.; Moore, William S.; Bsoul, Samer A.; Alborz, Sam
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Quintessence International;Jul/Aug2004, Vol. 35 Issue 7, p590
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information concerning the diagnosis of idiopathic osteosclerosis and a description of the condition. Idiopathic osteosclerosis is defined as a localized, intrabony, radiopaque lesion that is not the sequela of infection or systemic disease. These lesions are dense, trabeculated, noninflammatory bone on histologic evaluation. Information on the cause of the condition, symptoms at clinical presentation, and its radiographic appearance are presented.
ACCESSION #
37298697

 

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