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Edited by Alessandro Rozim Zorzi

State University of Campinas, Brazil


João Batista de Miranda

University of Campinas

In this book there are chapters written by great specialists, both doctors and dentists, addressing a very important subject for clinical practice and research: osteonecrosis. In addition to a general review of the subject matter in the introduction, you will find in it some subjects little discussed in other textbooks, such as osteonecrosis of the mandible and osteonecrosis of the spinal vertebrae.

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OsteonecrosisEdited by Alessandro Rozim Zorzi

Published: June 28th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/63261

ISBN: 978-953-51-3308-7

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3307-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4772-5

Copyright year: 2017

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1. Introductory Chapter: Unusual Aspects of Osteonecrosis of the Human Skeleton

By Alessandro Rozim Zorzi and João Batista de Miranda


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2. Osteonecrosis and Hip Development Disorder

By Ismet Gavrankapetanović, Amel Hadžimehmedagić, Adnan Papović and Mehmed Jamakosmanović


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3. Vertebral Osteonecrosis

By Elizabeth Pérez Hernández, Eulalio Elizalde Martínez and Juan Manuel Torres Fernández


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4. Osteonecrosis of the Jaws. Prevalence, Risk Factors and Role of Microbiota and Inflammation in a Population of Spain

By Mario Pérez-Sayáns, Carmen Vidal-Real, José M. Suárez-Peñaranda and Abel García-García


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5. Medication-Related Osteonecrosis of the Jaw

By Kenji Yamagata, Fumihiko Uchida, Naomi Kanno, Toru Yanagawa and Hiroki Bukawa


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