Gaye Taylan Filinte

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BACKGROUND Orbital floor fractures are one of the most commonly encountered maxillofacial fractures due to its weak anatomic structure. Autogenous bone is a commonly used option for the reconstruction of orbital floor defects by many authors and institutions. This article introduces the olecranon bone graft as a new option for orbital floor reconstruction.(More)
BACKGROUND Glomus tumor is a common lesion of the subungual area of the hand fingers. However, glomus tumors located outside the hand region are rare and the diagnosis is often difficult due to their low incidence and lack of distinct clinical features in the physical examination. The presented article contains five cases of extradigital glomus tumors with(More)
Nasal tip surgery is one of the most important parts of rhinoplasty to achieve an attractive nose. There are numerous techniques focusing on the correction of nasal tip rotation and projection. In this article, a new cartilage support derived from the cephalic border of lower lateral cartilages is used for the adjustment of tip rotation and projection,(More)
This was a case of a 21-year-old female patient with a very rare and unexpected symptom "diplopia occurring due to the idiopathic sixth nerve palsy" encountered after 2 weeks following bimaxillary surgery performed for the correction of class III malocclusion deformity.
Purpose The most important problem in fat transplantation is the durability, which is closely associated with the applied technique. This study includes the comparison of different centrifugation speeds on the survival of autogenous fat grafts in rats. Materials and methods Forty-nine Sprague-Dawley rats were divided into seven groups and the left inguinal(More)
Dislocation of the mandibular condyle into the middle cranial fossa is rare, and the number of cases discussed in published studies is limited. Various treatment routes have been suggested, and the entire published data are based on the presentations of single cases. The present report presents 2 cases of dislocation of the mandibular condyle into the(More)
To the Editor: Tissue expansion is a frequently used technique in plastic surgery due to its unique ability to provide skin with similar quality and texture. However, the utilization of tissue expanders may be troublesome in scarred or adherent skin, especially in patients with severe burn injury due to the difficulty of the dissection of the appropriate(More)