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  • Two-phase carcinogenesis in hamster buccal pouch 

    Odukoya, o; Shklar, G (Elsevier Inc., 1982-11)
    A two-phase mechanism of chemical carcinogenesis in hamster buccal pouch has been demonstrated. Painting of buccal pouches three times weekly with a 0.1 percent solution of 7,12-dimethylbenz(a)anthracene (DMBA) in mineral ...
  • Odontogenic tumors: analysis of 289 Nigerian cases 

    Odukoya, O. (1995-11)
    Two hundred and eighty-nine cases of odontogenic tumors that accumulated in the files of the biopsy service of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital during a period of 21 years were analysed and categorised according to ...
  • Epithelial jaw cysts: analysis of 126 Nigerian cases 

    Ogunlewe, MO; Odukoya, O; Akinwande, JA (African Dental Journal, 1996)
    One hundred and twenty-six Nigerian cases of epithelial jaw cysts were retrieved from case notes and biopsy records of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Department of Oral Pathology and Oral Biology of ...
  • Nucleolar organizer regions in jaw tumours of cartilaginous origin 

    Afolabi, OC; Odukoya, O; Arole, G; Banjo, A F (West African Journal Of Medicine, 2001-03)
    Nucleolar organizer regions [NORs] are loops of DNA that transcribe to ribosomal RNA. They can be visualized as intranuclear black dots by histochemical staining with a colloid silver solution. Silver-stained nucleolar ...
  • ALVEOLAR OSTEOTOMY FOR CORRECTION OF ANTERIOR OPEN BITE. 

    Obisesan, B.O.; Nwoku, A.L.; Adeyemo, W.L.; Ogunsanwo, S.O.; Oluyadi, B.A. (Pakistan Oral & Dent. Jr., 2002-12-01)
    Changes in the intimate relationship of the jawbones lead to dentofacial deformities. Orthognathic surgical interventions attempt to return the hard and soft tissues to normal relationship and thereby enhance facial ...
  • Appropriateness of removal of impacted lower third molars. A 2- year audit at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital. 

    Ladeinde, A.L.; Ogunlewe, M.O.; Adeyemo, W.L.; Bamgbose, B.O. (Nig Q J Hosp Med, 2003-01-01)
    Prophylactic removal of impacted third molars in the absence of specific medical and surgical conditions has generated a lot of controversy among oral and maxillofacial surgeons. The first attempt to create simple but ...
  • An unusual case of chronic osteomyelitis of the mandible. 

    Adeyemo, W.L.; Ladeinde, A.L.; Ogunlewe, M.O.; Bamgbose, B.O. (Nigerian Journal of Health and Biomedical Sciences, 2003-01-01)
    Chronic osteomyelitis of the mandible subsequent to skin infection is extremely rare. A 7-year old school girl presented with a localized chronic suppurative osteomyelitis of the mandible of about 15 months duration, due ...
  • A cephalometric study of anteroposterior skeletal jaw relationship in Nigerian Hausa-Fulani children 

    Utomi, I.L (West African journal of Medicine, 2004)
    Objective: To determine the antero-posterior skeletal jaw relationship in Nigerian Hausa-Fulani children Setting: This study was carried out in 1998 at the Maxillo-facial Unit of the Ahmadu Bello University Teaching ...
  • Closure of oro-antral fistula with pedicled buccal fat pad. A case report and review of literature 

    Adeyemo, W.L.; Ogunlewe, M.O.; Ladeinde, A.L.; James, O. (Afr J Oral Health, 2004-01-30)
    Objectives: Chronic oro-antral fistula following dental extraction is not uncommon. Application of pedicled buccal fat pad (BFP) in the repair of the fistula is rather uncommon in our environment. This article demonstrates ...
  • Re: critical review on dry socket. 

    Adeyemo, W.L. (Elsevier, 2004-02-01)
    I refer to the article ‘Contemporary view on dry socket (alveolar osteitis): a clinical appraisal of standardization, aetiopathogenesis and management: a critical review by Dr I. R. Blum’. I have personally observed ...
  • Concurrent pleomorphic adenoma in parapharyngeal space and submandibular gland. 

    Ladeinde, A.L.; Adeyemo, W.L.; Bamgbose, B.O.; Ogunlewe, M.O. (BMC, 2004-03-04)
    BACKGROUND: Pleomorphic adenoma in the parapharyngeal space either occurs de novo or as an extension from the deep lobe of the parotid gland. CASE PRESENTATION: A rare synchronous occurrence of pleomorphic adenoma in ...
  • Etiology of dry socket: additional factors. 

    Adeyemo, W.L. (Elsevier, 2004-04-01)
    I read with interest the article on dry socket (alveolar osteitis) in a recent issue of the Journal by Oginni et al (J Oral Maxillofac Surg 61:871-876, 2003).1 Despite the fact that dry socket is a consistent problem in ...
  • Sigmund Freud: smoking habit, oral cancer and euthanasia. 

    Adeyemo, W.L. (Niger Postgrad Med J, 2004-04-04)
    BACKGROUND: Sigmund Freud, the father of modern psychoanalysis had a well-known love of the cigar. The natural progression of this vice was the development of oral cancer for which he underwent a lengthy ordeal. An account ...
  • The rising incidence of maxillofacial injuries due to motorcycle ("Okada") crashes in Nigeria: A need for strict legislation 

    Adeyemo, W.L. (Afr J Trauma, 2004-05-01)
    In automobile crashes, the maxillofacial area is the most frequently injured region. It has been reported that road traffic crashes are the major causes of maxillofacial injuries in Nigeria. This is in contrast to reports ...
  • Management of giant ameloblastoma in an African environment-report of 2 cases. 

    Obisesan, B.A.; Adeyemo, W.L.; Ladele, B.S. (Pakistan Oral & Dent. Jr., 2004-06-01)
    Ameloblastoma of the jaws is a relatively common neoplasm in African population. Although, it is slow growth in characteristics, occasionally the tumour can reach a considerable size (giant) often described in African term ...
  • The use of buccal fat pad in oral reconstruction - a review. 

    Adeyemo, W.L.; Ladeinde, A.L.; Ogunlewe, M.O.; Bamgbose, B.O. (Niger Postgrad Med J, 2004-09-01)
    AIM: The aim of this article is to review the applications of the buccal fat pad (BFP) in oral reconstruction, 25 years after its first use as a pedicled flap. MATERIALS AND METHODS: A computerized literature search ...
  • Ameloblastoma: the most common odontogenic tumour? 

    Adeyemo, W.L. (Niger J Med, 2004-10-04)
    Is Amelobalstoma the most common odontogenic tumour worldwide? This article examines the prevalence of ameloblastoma in different parts of the world, most especially in Africans and Americans
  • Odontogenic tumors in Nigerian children and adolescents- a retrospective study of 92 cases. 

    Ajayi, O.F.; Ladeinde, A.L.; Adeyemo, W.L.; Ogunlewe, M.O. (BMC, 2004-11-01)
    BACKGROUND: Tumours arising from odontogenic tissues are rare and constitute a heterogenous group of interesting lesions. The aim of this study was to determine the relative frequency of odontogenic tumors (OT) among ...
  • Bone grafts for jaw augmentation procedures: anterior versus posterior iliac crest. 

    Adeyemo, W.L. (Elsevier, 2004-12-01)
    Cortico-cancellous bone graft is considered the material of choice for jaw augmentation because of its rich cellularity, its rapid revascularization, and its potential to induce new bone formation. Several donor sites ...
  • An unusual presentation of palatal pleomorphic adenoma-a case report. 

    Obisesan, B.A.; Adeyemo, W.L. (Pakistan Oral & Dent. Jr., 2004-12-01)
    An unusual presentation of primary palatal pleomorphic adenoma in a 30-year-old Nigerian woman, extending through the parapharyngeal space to the submandibular space, simulating concurrent primary lesions from both the ...