Incidence of bisphosphonate related osteonecrosis of the jaw (BRONJ) in consideration of primary diseases and concomitant therapies. A retrospective cohort study

Alexandre Thomas Assaf, Ralf Smeets, Tomislav Ante Zrnc, Marco Blessmann, Frank Hölzle, Max Heiland & Frank Gerhards
Background: The problem of bisphosphonate related osteonecrosis of the jaw (BRONJ) is a subject of scientific discussions to oral and maxillofacial surgeons since its first description by Marx in 2003. Many retrospective studies on the etiology and pathogenesis have been carried out to understand the[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]