Bisphosphonates and Osteonecrosis of the Jaw

Osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ) (a painful, refractory condition where a portion of the jaw bone dies and becomes exposed) has been linked to bisphosphonate therapy in the treatment of osteoporosis. Numerous studies over the past ten years have been unsatisfactory in demonstrating the actual incidence of oral bisphosphonate-related ONJ and therefore the level of [...]

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