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Hamidboukai, S. (2011) Complexodontoma of the Maxillae: Report of a Complicated, Clinical Case of Mandibular Osteitis. Actualités Odonto-Stomatologique, 254, 140-160.

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  • TITLE: Maxillary Osteitis in the Yalgado Ouedraogo Teaching Hospital: Epidemiological, Clinical and Therapeutic Aspects

    AUTHORS: T. Konsem, M. Millogo, V. Ili, A. Coulibaly, R. W. L. Ouedraogo, L. Ouedraogo, D. Ouedraogo

    KEYWORDS: Osteitis, Maxillary, Epidemiology, Clinical, Therapeutic, Ouagadougou

    JOURNAL NAME: Open Journal of Stomatology, Vol.8 No.4, April 10, 2018

    ABSTRACT: Purpose: Report the epidemiological, clinical and therapeutic aspects of maxillary osteitis. Material and Methods: This was a descriptive, cross-sectional retrospective study carried out in the Department of Stomatology and Maxillofacial Surgery of the Yalgado OUEDRAOGO Teaching Hospital, covering a period of 7 years. Results: We registered 68 cases of maxillary osteitis with an annual hospital frequency of 9.71 cases. The mean age was 27.5 years +/-4.02 with extremes of 4 years and 72 years. Farmers/herders were the most concerned in 67.65% of the cases. Reasons for consultation were dominated by swelling of the cheek in 79.41% of cases. The average time to consultation was 7 months. Tooth decays and dental avulsions were mostly implicated in etiologies in 79.41% of the cases. Treatment provided was medical and surgical. All patients received antibiotic therapy. Surgical treatment involved 51.47% of patients. The evolution was favorable in 89.70% of the patients. Sequelae were found in 58.82% of the patients. Conclusion: Maxillary osteitis is common in our regions. Treatment is medical and surgical. It is marked by many difficulties, especially the delay in consultation.