maxillary diseases

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Summary: Diseases involving the MAXILLA.

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  1. Carter G, Goss A, Doecke C. Bisphosphonates and avascular necrosis of the jaw: a possible association. Med J Aust. 2005;182:413-5 pubmed
  2. Purcell P, Boyd I. Bisphosphonates and osteonecrosis of the jaw. Med J Aust. 2005;182:417-8 pubmed
  3. Migliorati C, Schubert M, Peterson D, Seneda L. Bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis of mandibular and maxillary bone: an emerging oral complication of supportive cancer therapy. Cancer. 2005;104:83-93 pubmed
    ..The current report presented 17 patients with cancer with bone metastases and 1 patient with osteopenia who received treatment with bisphosphonates and who subsequently developed osteonecrosis of the mandible and/or maxilla...
  4. Merigo E, Manfredi M, Meleti M, Corradi D, Vescovi P. Jaw bone necrosis without previous dental extractions associated with the use of bisphosphonates (pamidronate and zoledronate): a four-case report. J Oral Pathol Med. 2005;34:613-7 pubmed
    ..Although a treatment for bisphosphonate-induced bone lesions has not yet been established, we suggest careful evaluation of the patients' oral health before prescribing bisphosphonate treatment...
  5. Lenz J, Steiner Krammer B, Schmidt W, Fietkau R, Mueller P, Gundlach K. Does avascular necrosis of the jaws in cancer patients only occur following treatment with bisphosphonates?. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2005;33:395-403 pubmed
    ..The role of bisphosphonates in cancer patients with previously treated jaws has yet to be elucidated...
  6. Migliorati C, Casiglia J, Epstein J, Jacobsen P, Siegel M, Woo S. Managing the care of patients with bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis: an American Academy of Oral Medicine position paper. J Am Dent Assoc. 2005;136:1658-68 pubmed
  7. Ruggiero S, Mehrotra B, Rosenberg T, Engroff S. Osteonecrosis of the jaws associated with the use of bisphosphonates: a review of 63 cases. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2004;62:527-34 pubmed
    ..The necrosis that was detected was otherwise typical of osteoradionecrosis, an entity that we rarely encountered at our center, with less than 2 patients presenting with a similar manifestation per year...
  8. Chi A, Neville B, McDonald T, Trayham R, Byram J, Peacock E. Jaw cysts with sebaceous differentiation: report of 5 cases and a review of the literature. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2007;65:2568-74 pubmed
  9. Andia D, Nassar C, Nassar P, Guimaraes M, Cerri P, Spolidorio L. Treatment with tacrolimus enhances alveolar bone formation and decreases osteoclast number in the maxillae: a histomorphometric and ultrastructural study in rats. Histol Histopathol. 2008;23:1177-84 pubmed publisher
    ..Tacrolimus could, therefore, play a crucial role in the control of both early osteoclast differentiations from precursors, as well as in functional activation...

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  1. Vinzenz K, Holle J, Würinger E. Reconstruction of the maxilla with prefabricated scapular flaps in noma patients. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008;121:1964-73 pubmed publisher
    ..Prefabricated composite grafts from the scapula are used to restore the maxilla in patients with this disease...
  2. Chang P, Liang K, Lim J, Chung M, Chien L. A comparison of the thresholding strategies of micro-CT for periodontal bone loss: a pilot study. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 2013;42:66925194 pubmed publisher
    ..Micro-CT provides three-dimensional details and has been widely used for biomedical assessments. This study aimed to determine the most appropriate threshold method for quantitatively assessing the dynamics of periodontal destruction...
  3. Mello L, Gurgel C, Ramos E, de Souza R, Schlaepfer Sales C, de Azevedo R, et al. Keratocystic odontogenic tumour: an experience in the Northeast of Brazil. Srp Arh Celok Lek. 2011;139:291-7 pubmed
    ..Keratocystic odontogenic tumours raise particular interest, because of their high recurrence rate and association with nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome...
  4. Zeevi I, Anavi Y, Kaplan I, Zadik Y. Jaws features in Type 1 Gaucher disease. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2013;71:694-701 pubmed publisher
    ..Our aims were to present 2 new cases of Gaucher disease involving the jaws and to review the literature...
  5. Nagaveni N, Umashankara K, Radhika N, Maj Satisha T. Eruption cyst: a literature review and four case reports. Indian J Dent Res. 2011;22:148-51 pubmed publisher
    ..It is clinically significant in that knowledge among general dentists is very essential regarding this developmental disturbance to reach the correct diagnosis and to provide proper treatment...
  6. Baltacioglu E, Senel F, Ozen B, Ofluoğlu A, Ersoz S, Kebudi R, et al. Clinical, pathological and radiological evaluation of disseminated Langerhans' cell histiocytosis in a 30-month-old boy. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 2007;36:526-9 pubmed
    ..We discuss the radiological, histopathological and immunohistochemical findings...
  7. Ballanti F, Baldini A, Ranieri S, Nota A, Cozza P. Is there a correlation between nasal septum deviation and maxillary transversal deficiency? A retrospective study on prepubertal subjects. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;83:109-12 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, no significant differences were found between the mean nasal cavities dimensions in subjects with transverse maxillary deficiency and the control group. ..
  8. Oz H, Ebersole J. A novel murine model for chronic inflammatory alveolar bone loss. J Periodontal Res. 2010;45:94-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the ability of these chemicals to elicit periodontal inflammation as a novel model for alveolar bone loss...
  9. Bidra A, Chapokas A. Treatment planning challenges in the maxillary anterior region consequent to severe loss of buccal bone. J Esthet Restor Dent. 2011;23:354-60 pubmed publisher
    ..After 2 years in function, the condition of soft tissues and integrity of the restorations remained stable. A discussion of traditional versus contemporary treatment planning using dental implants in such situations is presented...
  10. He L, Ping F. Gingival fibromatosis with multiple unusual findings: report of a rare case. Int J Oral Sci. 2012;4:221-5 pubmed publisher
    ..And we differentiate it from some well-known syndromes including gingival fibromatosis. Maybe it implies a new syndrome within the spectrum of those including gingival fibromatosis...
  11. Redfors M, Jensen J, Storhaug K, Prescott T, Larheim T. Cherubism: panoramic and CT features in adults. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 2013;42:20130034 pubmed publisher
    ..To describe the panoramic radiographic and CT features of cherubism in an unselected series of 15 adults...
  12. Arai Y, Chiba Y, Umeda S, Ohara Y, Iwai T, Komatsu M, et al. Reduction surgery using a combination of a stereolithographic model and navigation system for ossifying fibroma with secondary central giant cell granuloma. Auris Nasus Larynx. 2016;43:207-11 pubmed publisher
  13. Qahash M, Susin C, Polimeni G, Hall J, Wikesjö U. Bone healing dynamics at buccal peri-implant sites. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2008;19:166-72 pubmed
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate healing dynamics at buccal peri-implant sites in relation to the dimensions of the alveolar ridge...
  14. Woo V, Abdelsayed R. Oral manifestations of internal malignancy and paraneoplastic syndromes. Dent Clin North Am. 2008;52:203-30, x pubmed
  15. Bhargava D, Deshpande A, Pogrel M. Keratocystic odontogenic tumour (KCOT)--a cyst to a tumour. Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2012;16:163-70 pubmed publisher
  16. Friedlander Barenboim S, Kamburoglu K, Kaffe I. Clinical and radiological presentation of hemimaxillofacial dysplasia/segmental odontomaxillary dysplasia: critical analysis and report of a case. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 2012;113:268-73 pubmed publisher
  17. Treister N, Sheehy N, Bae E, Friedland B, Lerman M, Woo S. Dental panoramic radiographic evaluation in bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis of the jaws. Oral Dis. 2009;15:88-92 pubmed publisher
    ..To determine the extent to which clinical and radiographic features of bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis of the jaw (BONJ) are correlated...
  18. Balasundram S, Kovilpillai F, Hopper C. Nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome presenting with neck pits and café au lait patches. J Clin Pediatr Dent. 2010;35:95-100 pubmed
    ..A 10- year-old patient presented with a slow growing jaw swelling. The initial general examination did not reveal any significant findings...
  19. Kichenaradjou A, Beale V, Haers P. Cystic change in alveolar bone graft. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2010;39:615-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The cyst comprised respiratory epithelial lining, which is thought to be a remnant of the nasal mucosal lining of the primary cleft...
  20. Seehra J, Sloan P, Oliver R. Paget's disease of bone and osteonecrosis. Dent Update. 2009;36:166-8, 171-2 pubmed
    ..This case highlights both the cranio-maxillofacial and oral manifestations of Paget's disease of bone, its effects on surgical exodontia and the possible effects of bisphosphonate therapy...
  21. Kiyokawa K, Kiyokwa M, Sakaguchi S, Fukaya T, Rikimaru H. Endoscopic maxillary sinus lift without vestibular mucosal incision or bone graft. J Craniofac Surg. 2009;20:1462-7 pubmed publisher
    ..To augment the thickness of the maxilla in cases with marked absorption of the alveolar bone of the upper jaw due to severe periodontal disease by performing a minimally invasive sinus lift procedure without an iliac bone graft...
  22. Metzen D, Böhm H, Zimmermann M, Reuther T, Kubler A, Müller Richter U. Mucormycosis of the head and neck. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2012;40:e321-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Mucormycosis of the head and neck is a rare disease increasingly occurring in immunocompromised patients. We report on two cases with different outcomes...
  23. Migliorança R, Sotto Maior B, Senna P, Francischone C, Del Bel Cury A. Immediate occlusal loading of extrasinus zygomatic implants: a prospective cohort study with a follow-up period of 8 years. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2012;41:1072-6 pubmed publisher
    ..5%, 95.9% and 95.2%, respectively. Within the limits of this study, immediate occlusal loading of extrasinus zygomatic implants presents a predictable treatment option for the atrophic maxilla...
  24. Macdonald Jankowski D, Li T. Fibrous dysplasia in a Hong Kong community: the clinical and radiological features and outcomes of treatment. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 2009;38:63-72 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate the principal clinical and radiological features of a consecutive series of cases of fibrous dysplasia (FD) affecting a Hong Kong Chinese community and to determine their outcome by follow-up...
  25. Kim S, Seo B, Baek S, Jung S. Large median palatine cyst. J Craniofac Surg. 2012;23:e288-90 pubmed publisher
    ..We report our experience of a large median palatine cyst, the largest documented to date, with a brief review of the literature...
  26. Kabashima H, Mizobe K, Nakamuta H, Fujiwara H, Okamura K, Unemori M, et al. The usefulness of three-dimensional imaging in the diagnosis and treatment of clinically ambiguous gingival swelling. J Oral Sci. 2011;53:257-61 pubmed
    ..We conclude that high-resolution 3D images obtained with 3DX promise to be very effective for diagnosing oral diseases and determining effective treatment...
  27. Aparicio C, Ouazzani W, Hatano N. The use of zygomatic implants for prosthetic rehabilitation of the severely resorbed maxilla. Periodontol 2000. 2008;47:162-71 pubmed publisher
  28. Sheth M, Sujan S, Poonacha K. Maxillary aneurysmal bone cyst: report of a rare case. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent. 2010;28:307-10 pubmed publisher
    ..The higher prevalence in young adulthood has made the role of pedodontists vital in diagnosing ABCs, at the earliest...
  29. Andrade C, Leal Silva E, da Silva J, Ferraz C. Lateral radiographic technique: an alternative approach for anterior teeth. J Contemp Dent Pract. 2013;14:43-6 pubmed
    ..To describe the lateral radiographic technique, its use and indication...
  30. Hoang J, Smith E, Barboriak D. Ruptured maxillary retention cyst: cause of unilateral rhinorrhea after trauma. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2009;30:1121-2 pubmed publisher
    ..The diagnosis was made fortuitously by comparison of a posttraumatic CT brain examination with a CT sinus study performed 1 day earlier...
  31. Goes P, Melo I, Dutra C, Lima A, Lima V. Effect of alendronate on bone-specific alkaline phosphatase on periodontal bone loss in rats. Arch Oral Biol. 2012;57:1537-44 pubmed publisher
    ..The study aims to evaluate the effect of alendronate (ALD) on bone-specific alkaline phosphatase (BALP) serum levels on periodontal bone loss in Wistar rats...
  32. He J, He Y, Qiu W, Zhu H. Gorham disease in the maxilla. J Craniofac Surg. 2012;23:e293-5 pubmed publisher
    ..In the reported literature (English language only), there is 1 reported case of the disease located in the maxilla alone. In this study, we present another case of Gorham disease that presents in the maxilla of a 37-year-old man...
  33. Loddi P, Pereira M, Wolosker A, Hino C, Kreniski T, Ferreira L. Transverse effects after surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion in the midpalatal suture using computed tomography. J Craniofac Surg. 2008;19:433-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Midpalatal/jackscrews opening proportion was greater in the Hyrax group (69,2%) than in the Haas group (60%)...
  34. Assaf A, Zrnc T, Remus C, Adam G, Zustin J, Heiland M, et al. Intraindividual comparison of preoperative (99m)Tc-MDP SPECT/CT and intraoperative and histopathological findings in patients with bisphosphonate- or denosumab-related osteonecrosis of the jaw. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2015;43:1461-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Tc-99m-MDP bone scintigraphy can reliably predict the extent of disease. Hybrid SPECT/CT may significantly increase the diagnostic certainty of anatomical localization. ..
  35. Bothur S, Garsten M. Initial speech problems in patients treated with multiple zygomatic implants. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2010;25:379-84 pubmed
    ..This technique can be used in patients with severe atrophy of the maxilla when there is insufficient residual bone in the anterior region for placement of conventional implants...
  36. Tabrizi R, Ozkan B. Craniofacial fibrous dysplasia of orbit. J Craniofac Surg. 2008;19:1532-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Early surgery to address progressive sensory disturbance is recommended so as to avoid the hazards of late-stage decompression...
  37. Rosano G, Gaudy J, Chaumanet G, Del Fabbro M, Taschieri S. [Maxillary sinus septa. Prevalence and anatomy]. Rev Stomatol Chir Maxillofac. 2012;113:32-5 pubmed publisher
    ..The authors had for aim to review published data, to analyze the etiology, the prevalence, the localization, and the size of maxillary sinus septa, and to determine what were the best preoperative radiological examinations...
  38. Shakib K, McCarthy E, Walker D, Newman L. Post operative maxillary cyst: report of an unusual presentation. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2009;47:419-21 pubmed publisher
    ..Awareness of this condition will expedite its correct diagnosis and management. In most cases, enuclcation is the treatment of choice...
  39. Theologie Lygidakis N, Schoinohoriti O, Iatrou I. Surgical management of primary chronic osteomyelitis of the jaws in children: a prospective analysis of five cases and review of the literature. Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2011;15:41-50 pubmed publisher
    ..Although the disease is not age-specific, only sparse cases with onset during childhood or adolescence have been reported in the literature...
  40. Coleman M, McCormick A, Laskin D. The incidence of periodontal defects distal to the maxillary second molar after impacted third molar extraction. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2011;69:319-21 pubmed publisher
    ..This study assessed the incidence of periodontal defects on the distal aspect of maxillary second molars after extraction of impacted maxillary third molars...
  41. Salama M, Ishikawa T, Salama H, Funato A, Garber D. Advantages of the root submergence technique for pontic site development in esthetic implant therapy. Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent. 2007;27:521-7 pubmed
    ..In situations with periodontal bone loss, orthodontic extrusion is required to create the underlying bone support for the papilla that is necessary to guarantee predictability...
  42. Tobón Arroyave S, Mideros Simarra S, Castaño Ramírez L, Flórez Moreno G, Isaza Guzmán D. Overexpression of matrix metalloproteinase (MMP)-1 and -9 in central giant cell lesions of the jaws: implications for clinical behavior. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2010;110:755-63 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between the immunohistochemical expression of MMP-1 and MMP-9 with the clinical behavior of central giant cell lesions (CGCLs) of the jaws...
  43. Ma J, Liang L, Gu B, Zhang H, Wen W, Liu H. A retrospective study on craniofacial fibrous dysplasia: preoperative serum alkaline phosphatase as a prognostic marker?. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2013;41:644-7 pubmed publisher
    ..However, recurrence is common, and there is no reliable prognostic biomarker. The aim of this paper is to evaluate the possibility of using preoperative alkaline phosphatase (ALP) as a prognostic marker for CFD...
  44. Inchingolo F, Tatullo M, Marrelli M, Inchingolo A, Scacco S, Inchingolo A, et al. Trial with Platelet-Rich Fibrin and Bio-Oss used as grafting materials in the treatment of the severe maxillar bone atrophy: clinical and radiological evaluations. Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2010;14:1075-84 pubmed
  45. Franco M, Viscioni A, Rigo L, Guidi R, Brunelli G, Carinci F. Iliac crest fresh frozen homografts used in pre-prosthetic surgery: a retrospective study. Cell Tissue Bank. 2009;10:227-33 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion FFB is a reliable material for alveolar bone restoration with a predicable average of resorption...
  46. Kos M, Kuebler J, Luczak K, Engelke W. Bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaws: a review of 34 cases and evaluation of risk. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2010;38:255-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify factors that influence bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaws (BRONJ)...
  47. Brooks J, Rivera Ramirez L, Errington L, Scheper M. Synchronous Paget disease of bone and hyperparathyroidism: report of a case with extensive craniofacial involvement. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2011;111:e19-24 pubmed publisher
    ..The patient underwent a partial parathyroidectomy and bisphosphonate administration was to be initiated upon extraction of the remaining dentition...
  48. Vasconcelos A, Berti Couto S, Azambuja A, Salum F, Figueiredo M, da Silva V, et al. Comparison of effects of clodronate and zoledronic acid on the repair of maxilla surgical wounds - histomorphometric, receptor activator of nuclear factor-kB ligand, osteoprotegerin, von Willebrand factor, and caspase-3 evaluation. J Oral Pathol Med. 2012;41:702-12 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this study was to compare clodronate and zoledronic acid regarding their influence on the repair of surgical wounds in maxillae (soft tissue wound and tooth extraction) and their relation to osteonecrosis...
  49. Mohtasham N, Babazadeh F, Jafarzadeh H. Intraosseous verrucous carcinoma originating from an odontogenic cyst: a case report. J Oral Sci. 2008;50:91-4 pubmed
    ..After surgical enucleation, no recurrence or metastasis has been observed up to now. It is mandatory to correlate the clinical and histopathologic findings to establish a true diagnosis...
  50. Okade D, James L, Shetty A, Reddy S. An aggressive lesion of anterior maxilla. J Contemp Dent Pract. 2012;13:930-3 pubmed
    ..It is an uncommon lesion accounting for less than 7% of all benign jaw lesions found predominantly in children and young adults with a female predilection of about 2:1 ratio...
  51. Thumbigere Math V, Gopalakrishnan R, Michalowicz B. Teriparatide therapy for bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaw: a case report and narrative review. Northwest Dent. 2013;92:12-8 pubmed
    ..Here we report a BRONJ case that was initially unresponsive to conservative treatment, but subsequently responded to teriparatide (recombinant human PTH1-34) therapy...
  52. Canger E, Celenk P. Radiographic evaluation of alveolar ridge heights of dentate and edentulous patients. Gerodontology. 2012;29:17-23 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate the reduction of residual alveolar ridge height on panoramic radiographs and the differences between denture wearers and non-denture wearers...
  53. Filleul O, Crompot E, Saussez S. Bisphosphonate-induced osteonecrosis of the jaw: a review of 2,400 patient cases. J Cancer Res Clin Oncol. 2010;136:1117-24 pubmed publisher
    ..Osteonecrosis of the jaw, however, can occur during treatment. This complication is poorly understood and is called "bisphosphonate-induced osteonecrosis of the jaw" (BIOJ)...