American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons position paper on bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaws.
What does BROJ stand for?
BROJ stands for Bisphosphonate-Related Osteonecrosis of the Jaw (also seen as BRONJ)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
However, in recent years, bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ) has also appeared in the literature as a rare but serious side effect of bisphosphonate therapy, although a direct causative relationship has not been demonstrated.
20) Bisphosphonates and Unusual Adverse Effects Osteonecrosis of the Jaw Bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaw (BRONJ) was first reported, in 2003, and since that time there have been numerous case reports published worldwide.