Osteomyelitis of the jaw, or the infection and inflammation of the bone and bone marrow of the jaw, occurs for many different reasons, including trauma caused by injury, problems with the circulatory system, and autoimmune diseases. In some instances, however, osteomyelitis of the jaw occurs due to poorly performed dental procedures, such as faulty tooth extraction or a defective dental implant.
When left untreated, osteomyelitis of the jaw may cause other more serious medical conditions. Among them are:
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