Skull/jaw osteomyelitis can occur as a result of middle ear, mastoid infection,infections of the paranasal sinuses or of
or maxilla,odontic caries or infection of
the surrounding areas. Generally,it involves elderly patients affected by diabetic immunodeficiency or microvascular disease.
Symptoms of jaw osteomyelitis includes, deep pain, malaise, fever,warmth and redness of the surrounding area and anorexia.