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The International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants
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Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 10 (1995), No. 6     1. Nov. 1995
Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 10 (1995), No. 6  (01.11.1995)

Page 765-768


High-Resolution Computerized Tomography and Nuclear Bone Scanning in the Diagnosis of Postoperative Stress Fractures of the Mandible: A Clinical Report
Rothman, Stephen L. G. / Schwarz, Melvyn S. / Chafetz, Neil I.
Root-form titanium dental implants are the treatment of choice for many partially and totally edentulous patients. The overall success rate is greater than 95%. Postoperative pain is usually the result of infection. This report presents two cases involving a sudden onset of jaw pain. Computerized tomographic scanning revealed that the pain was caused by stress fracture of the mandible.

Keywords: dental implants, fracture, nuclear bone scanning