- Cherubism: best clinical practiceMaria E Papadaki
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
Orphanet J Rare Dis 7:S6. 2012..Surgical procedures are usually performed when the disease becomes quiescent. Aggressive lesions that cause severe functional problems such as airway obstruction justify early surgical intervention...
- The role of SH3BP2 in the pathophysiology of cherubismERNST J REICHENBERGER
Department of Reconstructive Sciences, Center for Regenerative Medicine and Skeletal Development, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT, USA
Orphanet J Rare Dis 7:S5. 2012..The data suggest that the underlying cause for cherubism is a systemic autoinflammatory response to physiologic challenges despite the localized appearance of bone resorption and fibrous expansion to the jaws in humans...