Tag: "osteonecrosis" at medical news
Bisphosphonate Increases the Risk of Jaw Bone Deterioration
...between the use of intravenous bisphosphonates and osteonecrosis
of the jaw or facial bones, a condition in which p...ough for the development of adverse events such as osteonecrosis
of the jaw. Given the increasing use of intravenous bisphosphonate therapy for patients with sever...
More Americans Suffer from Vertebral Compression Fractures
...composed of newly formed blood vessels) ?Vertebral osteonecrosis
(a condition resulting from poor blood supply to an area of bone, which causes bone death) ?Reinforcement of a pathologically weak vertebral body before a surgical stabilization procedure Patients with any of the following criteria should not undergo...
HIV-positive Individuals Have a Massively Increased Risk of Osteonecrosis
...imately a hundred times greater risk of developing osteonecrosis
(bone death) than the general population,// resear...l population, between 0.003 and 0.006 new cases of osteonecrosis
are estimated to occur per hundred people, per year. Well-defined studies have not yet been conducte...
Osteoporosis Meds and Jaw Pain: What's the Risk?
...) and others. Estimates indicate about 20 cases of osteonecrosis
may occur in a year in this large group of people....known how oral bisphosphonates are associated with osteonecrosis
or why it occurs in the jaw. Most cases have occurred after tooth removal or oral surgery. The risk ...
ADA outlines associated risks with use of oral bisphosphonate.
...orts linking bisphosphonate drugs to incidences of osteonecrosis
of the jaw (dead bone tissue), a panel of experts ...nts should understand that the risk for developing osteonecrosis
of the jaw is considered very small and that the vast majority of patients taking an oral bisphospho...
Drugs With Bisphosphonates Packs Osteonecrosis Risk
...honates, which puts patients at risk of developing osteonecrosis
of the jaws (a rotting of the jaw bones). Bispho...treat metastatic breast cancer. She then developed osteonecrosis
in her upper and lower jaws following tooth removal. “This type of osteonecrosis
has been occurrin...