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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Pautke, C; Bauer, F; Tischer, T; Kreutzer, K; Weitz, J; Kesting, M; Hölzle, F; Kolk, A; Stürzenbaum, SR; Wolff, KD 
Title:
Fluorescence-guided bone resection in bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis of the jaws. 
Abstract:
PURPOSE: To date, the therapy of bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis of the jaws (BONJ) has been hampered by the lack of imaging modalities that enable the extent of necrosis to be visualized. This study aims to demonstrate the feasibility of tetracycline fluorescence guided bone resection in the surgical management of BONJ. PATIENTS AND METHODS: Following a 10-day preoperative administration of doxycycline in patients suffering from BONJ, sufficient doxycycline is incorporated into viable b...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
J Oral Maxillofac Surg 
Year:
2009 
Journal volume:
67 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
471-6 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0278-2391 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Mund-, Kiefer- und Gesichtschirurgie ; Orthopädische und Sportorthopädische Klinik und Poliklinik