Current Concepts in the Mandibular Condyle Fracture Management Part I: Overview of Condylar Fracture

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Choi, Kang-Young ; Yang, Jung-Dug ; Chung, Ho-Yun ; Cho, Byung-Chae (2012)
  • Publisher: The Korean Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
  • Journal: Archives of Plastic Surgery, volume 39, issue 4, pages 291-300 (issn: 2234-6163, eissn: 2234-6171)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.5999/aps.2012.39.4.291, pmc: PMC3408272
  • Subject: Mandibular fractures | Temporomandibular joint | Mandibular condyle | RD1-811 | Topic: Mandibular Condyle Fracture | Surgery
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The incidence of condylar fractures is high, but the management of fractures of the mandibular condyle continues to be controversial. Historically, maxillomandibular fixation, external fixation, and surgical splints with internal fixation systems were the techniques com... View more
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