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Adult orbital wall fracture repair

Richard Burnham.

in Challenging Concepts in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

April 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 3829 words.

The orbit, consisting of the outer frame and inner pyramidal vault, provides support and protection for the orbital contents. Any disruption to this structure may result in the loss of...

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Aggressive osseous commitment result by keratocyst odontogenic tumour: case report, radiographic and clinical standpoints

Gerusa O.M. Cardoso, Edgard Matta-Neto, Vivian N. R. El Achkar and Walter Niccoli-Filho.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

July 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 1196 words.

Keratocystic odontogenic tumour (KCOT) previously known as odontogenic keratocyst was recently classified as a benign lesion characterized by an infiltrating pattern, local aggressiveness...

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Ameloblastoma of the frontal sinuses: a rare site for recurrence

AC Coombs.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 1115 words.

Ameloblastoma is a benign odontogenic tumour which commonly recurs after initial surgery; most recurrences occur at the site of the primary tumour. A rare case of recurrence of a maxillary...

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The anterior open bite

Barbara Gerber.

in Challenging Concepts in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

April 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 5896 words.

The anterior open bite presents a challenge to the orthognathic surgeon and the risk of relapse is always a concern. Careful assessment in a joint orthognathic clinic is imperative to...

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Asymmetric adenoid hypertrophy in a patient with ipsilateral rhinolithiasis: an overlooked entity?

C Kazikdas, S Gode and M Demirci.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

December 2011; p ublished online December 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 1211 words.

The aim of this article is to present a rhinolithiasis patient with a significant asymmetric adenoid hypertrophy on the same side and to describe possible mechanisms for this clinical...

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Atypical fibroxanthoma

Luciano Zogbi, Camila Juliano and Aluísio Neutzling.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 1198 words.

Atypical fibroxanthoma (AFX) is a rare skin neoplasm of low-grade malignancy and fibroblastic origin. AFX is a curable cutaneous disease and the diagnosis depends on knowledge of its...

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Balloon sinuplasty for an acute frontal sinus mucocele

SG Mistry and BN Kumar.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

November 2011; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 1154 words.

Traditional management of mucoceles involve drainage using Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS) and if required an external approach. These techniques may dramatically alter the...

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Basal cell carcinoma arising in a sebaceous naevus

Kavit Amin and Samuel Orkar.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 1093 words.

Sebaceous naevus is a rare non-melanocytic congenital skin hamartoma. Even more rare is the transformation of these lesions into malignant skin cancers, most notably basal cell carcinomas...

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Biomechanics of the mandible and current evidence for treatment of the fractured mandible

Douglas Hammond.

in Challenging Concepts in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

April 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 3157 words.

An exploration of the biomechanics, evidence and principles behind the treatment of mandibular fractures. We present a case involving interpersonal violence causing a bilateral fractured...

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Branchial cleft cyst encircling the hypoglossal nerve

Kristin L. Long, Carol Spears and Daniel E. Kenady.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

September 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 723 words.

Branchial cleft anomalies are a common cause of lateral neck masses and may present with infection, cyst enlargement or fistulas. They may affect any of the nearby neck structures, causing...

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