A Conservative Method for Treating Severely Displaced Pediatric Mandibular Fractures: An Effective Alternative Technique

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Sahand Samieirad; Saeedeh khajehahmadi; Elahe Tohidi; Meysam Pakravan;
  • Publisher: Mashhad University of Medical Sciences
  • Journal: Journal of Dental Materials and Techniques (issn: 2322-4150, eissn: 2252-0317)
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  • Subject: Lingual splint | RK1-715 | Dentistry | Arch bar | Pediatric maxillomandibular fracture
    mesheuropmc: stomatognathic diseases | stomatognathic system

Pediatric mandibular fractures have been successfully managed in various ways. The use of a lingual splint is an option. This article presents a 4-year old boy who was treated by an alternative conservative method with a combination of an arch bar plus a lingual splint,... View more
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