Actinomycosis

  • Alternative Names

    Lumpy jaw


    Prevention

    Good oral hygiene and regular dentist visits may help prevent some forms of actinomycosis.


    References

    Brook I. Actinomycosis. In: Goldman L, Ausiello D, eds. Cecil Medicine. 23rd ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Saunders Elsevier; 2007:chap 350.