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Osteonecrosis of the jaw

What is osteonecrosis of the jaw? Osteonecrosis (ONJ) is a rigorous disease of the bone that affects the upper and lower jaws. Although the condition is uncommon, bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis of the jaw is a known concern in people being treated for osteoporosis; especially those who have had recent dental work.