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Table 4 Treatment and outcome of patients

From: Bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaw in metastatic breast cancer patients: a review of 25 cases

Case number Age Sex Surgical treatment Follow-up (M) BP discontinuation Outcome
1 45 F Sequestrectomy 19 Yes Healed mucosa
2 53 F Sequestrectomy 5 Yes Healed mucosa
3 58 F Sequestrectomy 12 Yes Another bony exposure (Mx), death
4 55 F Conservative management 12 Yes Healed mucosa
5 70 F Sequestrectomy 65 Yes Healed mucosa
6 59 F Conservative management 2 Yes No more follow-up with unhealed state
7 67 F Curettage 12 Yes Healed mucosa
8 50 F Implant removal 17 Yes Bony exposure
9 61 F Segmental mandibulectomy 36 Yes Death
10 51 F Sequestrectomy 18 Yes Healed mucosa
11 55 F Sequestrectomy 25 Yes Healed mucosa
12 52 F Conservative management 19 No Mandible metastasis, skin fistula
13 67 F Sequestrectomy 11 Yes Healed mucosa
14 38 F Sequestrectomy 6 Yes Healed mucosa, death
15 65 F Sequestrectomy 9 Yes Healed mucosa
16 49 F Curettage 2 Yes No more follow-up with healed state
17 49 F Sequestrectomy 35 Yes Healed mucosa and skin
18 48 F Sequestrectomy 6 Yes Bony exposure
19 70 F Sequestrectomy 21 Yes Healed mucosa
20 42 F Sequestrectomy 10 Yes Healed mucosa
21 49 F Conservative management 10 Yes Healed mucosa
22 48 F Sequestrectomy 4 Yes Healed mucosa
23 55 F Sequestrectomy 13 Yes Healed mucosa
24 54 F Sequestrectomy 17 Yes Healed mucosa
25 74 F Sequestrectomy 14 Yes Healed mucosa
  1. F female, BP bisphosphonate, M month, Mx maxilla