National Journal of Maxillofacial Surgery

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2016  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 96--99

Osteomyelitis of zygoma secondary to depressed fracture of parietal bone: Case report of a rare entity


Ram Rangila 
 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Government Dental College and Hospital, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India

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Dr. Ram Rangila
Set No-3, Dental Doctor Residence-Hollyoak Sanjauli, Shimla - 171 005, Himachal Pradesh
India

Osteomyelitis is an inflammatory condition of bone involving the medullary cavity, the Haversian system, and the adjacent cortex. According to literature review osteomyelitis of zygomatic bone secondary to the depressed fracture of the parietal bone never reported. Here we report a case of osteomyelitis of zygomatic bone which develops 3 month after the depressed fracture of parietal bone.


How to cite this article:
Rangila R. Osteomyelitis of zygoma secondary to depressed fracture of parietal bone: Case report of a rare entity.Natl J Maxillofac Surg 2016;7:96-99


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Rangila R. Osteomyelitis of zygoma secondary to depressed fracture of parietal bone: Case report of a rare entity. Natl J Maxillofac Surg [serial online] 2016 [cited 2020 Apr 10 ];7:96-99
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