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Case ReportVolume 2 Issue 4

Accidental Finding of Dead Bone (Sequestrum) in Multiple Periodontal Abscess Suggesting Localized Osteomyelitis Lesions: A Rare Case Report

Manish Ashtankar1*, Mala Dixit Baburaj2, Sandeep Pimpale3, Ashok Bhansali4 and Abhishek Singh5

1MDS, Department of Periodontics and Implantologist, Nair Hospital and Dental College, Mumbai, India
2Professor and HOD, Department of Periodontics and Implantologist, Nair Hospital and Dental College, Mumbai, India
3Assistant Professor, Department of Periodontics and Implantologist, Nair Hospital and Dental College, Mumbai, India
4Assistant Professor, Department of Periodontics and Implantologist, Government Dental College and Hospital, Aurangabad, India
5II MDS Student, Department of Periodontics and Implantologist, Nair Hospital and Dental College, Mumbai, India

*Corresponding Author: Manish Ashtankar, MDS, Department of Periodontics and Implantologist, Nair Hospital and Dental College, Mumbai, India.

Received: February 03, 2018; Published: March 27, 2018

Citation: Manish Ashtankar., et al. “Accidental Finding of Dead Bone (Sequestrum) in Multiple Periodontal Abscess Suggesting Localized Osteomyelitis Lesions: A Rare Case Report”. Acta Scientific Dental Sciences 2.4 (2018).

Abstract

  Periodontal abscess is common finding due to periodontitis or non-periodontitis related causes. Sequestrum formation in periodontal abscess is rare finding. We are presenting a rare case of an accidental finding of dead bone (sequestrum) in multiple periodontal abscesses suggesting localized osteomyelitis lesion in 34-year female patient presents with a history of recurrent swelling and pus discharge in the upper right side of jaw since 1 month. The treatment procedures and the outcomes are discussed in this article.

Keywords: Periodontal Abscess; Osteomyelitis Lesion (OM); Antibiotic Sensitivity Test; Dead Bone (Sequestrum)

Copyright: © 2018 Manish Ashtankar., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.



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