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The Transverse Facial Artery and the Mandibular Condylar Process: An Anatomic and Radiologic Study.

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Summary of "The Transverse Facial Artery and the Mandibular Condylar Process: An Anatomic and Radiologic Study."

In surgical approaches to condylar fractures, there is a risk of damage to the transverse facial artery (TFA) which may in turn account for impaired blood supply to the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). In order to investigate the risk of damage to the TFA, and prevent lesions to this artery resulting from TMJ surgical procedures, we studied the distance between the TFA and the head of the condylar process.

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Name: Journal of stomatology, oral and maxillofacial surgery
ISSN: 2468-7855
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