[Is miniplate osteosynthesis for combined mandibular body and bilateral mandibular condyle fractures adequate?].

Abstract

Between 1980 and 1993 81 patients with a combined mandibular body and bilateral mandibular condyle fractures underwent open reduction and internal fixation of the mandibular body. The following methods were used: 29 x miniplate osteosynthesis, 28 x maxiplate osteosynthesis, 13 x lag screws, 10 x combinations and once titanium mesh. Reoperations because of… (More)

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@article{Kerscher1996IsMO, title={[Is miniplate osteosynthesis for combined mandibular body and bilateral mandibular condyle fractures adequate?].}, author={Alexander G. Kerscher and B Vees-H{\"o}flsauer and Thomas Kreusch}, journal={Fortschritte der Kiefer- und Gesichts-Chirurgie}, year={1996}, volume={41}, pages={61-3} }