Idiopathic Bone Cavities of Mandible: Report of Two Cases

Fatih Mehmet Coskunses, Ozkan Ozgul, Doruk Kocyigit, Funda Tugcu


Idiopathic bone cavities are the unusual empty cavities that occur in jaws as well as the long bones unknown etiology. A radiolucent cavity that scallops between teeth into the interradicular bone is the classic description of idiopathic bone cavities. This paper report the treatment and follow-up of idiopathic bone cavity of 12 years old girl and a 14 years old boy who had a false treatment of root canal treatment. Clinical, radiological and histological examination aids clinician in diagnosis. Surgical treatment is the most common treatment modality of idiopathic bone cavities.



Idiopathic bone cavity; Mandible


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