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Mandibular distraction with horizontal osteotomy of the ramus and vertical distraction vector has successfully treated airway obstruction in young Pierre Robin patients. Placing the osteotomy just above the dentoalveolar plane can minimize damage to the inferior alveolar nerve. This study maps the position of the mandibular foramen relative to the height of the dentoalveolar plane to demonstrate the safety of this technique in Pierre Robin neonates.
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Name: The Journal of craniofacial surgery
An accessory foramen around the mandibular foramen is called an accessory mandibular foramen (AMF). The clinical anatomy of the AMF has not been well described. The aim of this study was to reveal the...
Cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) can show an uncommon mandibular incisive canal that cannot be detected by panoramic radiography, which is used preoperatively to form the initial plan of the size ...
This study sought to answer the following question: Do patients with different mandibular plane angles (MPAs) have a different time to relapse after mandibular advancement with bilateral sagittal spli...
Having complete information about a patient's mandibular canal and mental foramen is fundamental to performing safer procedures and avoiding intraoperative and postoperative complications. Cone beam c...
Facial asymmetry is a common complaint in patients with facial concerns. Some patients have mandibular asymmetries that have light maxillary cant compensation due to a reduced gingival exposure. A com...
Evaluation of the Effects of Flat and Modified Inclined Fixed Anterior Bite Planes on Mandibular Position in Growing Females With Skeletal Class 2 Malocclusion Due to Mandibular Deficiency and Deep Bite
This study will be conducted to see if unlocking mandible from deep bite in growing females by flat fixed anterior bite plane will change mandibular position in skeletal mandibular deficie...
The study team has made the hypothesis that the intensity of the phonatory disorders (rhinolalia), and of the maxillo-mandibular growth anomalies (facial morphology), may have negative eff...
In a longitudinal cohort study, we want to assess the effect of the pre-epiglottic baton plate, the main treatment approach currently used in Germany for Pierre-Robin-Like phenotype, on up...
Hypothesis：Computer-aided design virtual mandibular position is feasible for costochondral graft growing and occlusion stabilizing in the one-stage treatment of children temporomandibula...
This randomised controlled trial compares the immediate dentoalveolar restoration and bovine demineralised bone in immediate implants placed in fresh sockets with buccal resorption. A tota...
A physical misalignment of the upper (maxilla) and lower (mandibular) jaw bones in which either or both recede relative to the frontal plane of the forehead.
The location of the maxillary and the mandibular condyles when they are in their most posterior and superior positions in their fossae of the temporomandibular joint.
An opening in the wall between the right and the left upper chambers (HEART ATRIA) of a fetal heart. Oval foramen normally closes soon after birth; when it fails to close the condition is called PATENT OVAL FORAMEN.
A condition in which the FORAMEN OVALE in the ATRIAL SEPTUM fails to close shortly after birth. This results in abnormal communications between the two upper chambers of the heart. An isolated patent ovale foramen without other structural heart defects is usually of no hemodynamic significance.
The position or orientation of the FETUS at near term or during OBSTETRIC LABOR, determined by its relation to the SPINE of the mother and the birth canal. The normal position is a vertical, cephalic presentation with the fetal vertex flexed on the NECK.