Arteriovenous malformation of the mandible: life-threatening complications during tooth extraction.

J. D. Engel, J. S. Supancic, L. F. Davis

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This case illustrates how a vascular malformation can turn an ordinary tooth extraction into an emergency situation. Arteriovenous malformations are rare and difficult to detect on radiographs. Early warning signs are discussed and surgical treatment is described.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)237-242
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of the American Dental Association (1939)
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 1995


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  • Dentistry(all)

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