publication . Article . Other literature type . 2011

Prospective study establishing a management plan for impacted third molar in patients undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

Yamagata, Kenji; Onizawa, Kojiro; Yanagawa, Toru; Takeuchi, Yasutoshi; Hasegawa, Yuichi; Chiba, Shigeru; Bukawa, Hiroki;
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  • Published: 01 Feb 2011 Journal: Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology, and Endodontology, volume 111, pages 146-152 (issn: 1079-2104, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Elsevier BV
Abstract
Objective Although dental treatment before hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) is essential to prevent serious infections from oral sources, the best management plan for impacted third molar (ITM) is unclear. Study design This study was planned to establish a management plan for ITM. Eighty-four candidates for HSCT therapy were consecutively enrolled in the prospective trial. The management plan, which was evidence based and prospectively decided, was to extract the symptomatic ITMs and to leave the asymptomatic ones untreated, regardless of their impacted position. Results Eighty-seven ITMs were observed in 35 patients. The ITMs were in the maxilla o...
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Medical Subject Headings: surgical procedures, operativestomatognathic diseases
free text keywords: Surgery, Oral Surgery, Otorhinolaryngology, General Dentistry, Evidence-based practice, Molar, Odontogenic infection, medicine.disease, medicine, Asymptomatic, medicine.symptom, Pathology, medicine.medical_specialty, Dental extraction, medicine.medical_treatment, Maxilla, Prospective cohort study, Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, business.industry, business, 医学
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publication . Article . Other literature type . 2011

Prospective study establishing a management plan for impacted third molar in patients undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

Yamagata, Kenji; Onizawa, Kojiro; Yanagawa, Toru; Takeuchi, Yasutoshi; Hasegawa, Yuichi; Chiba, Shigeru; Bukawa, Hiroki;