Dentální abnormality u dětských onkologických pacientů

Title in English Denthal abnormalities In Song-term survivors child cancer patients


Year of publication 2016
Type Article in Periodical
Magazine / Source Onkológia
MU Faculty or unit

Faculty of Medicine

Field Oncology and hematology
Keywords dental abnormalities; late effects; childhood cancer; chemotherapy; radiotherapy
Description Cancer therapy (chemotherapy and radiotherapy) is known to disturb tooth development in children. Children cancer survivors are at risk to develop dental late effects in form of arrested dentat development, enamel development, xerostomy, root development and increased risk of dental caries. This review summarizes association between treatment and dental late effects and analysed vulnerable groups of patients with specific host and treatment characteristics. Also summary provides recommendations for early detection and prevention of dental late effects.

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