Advantage of three-dimensional models in intraoral callus distraction.

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Distraction osteogenesis has become an important method of reconstructing hypoplastic facial bones. Intraoral callus distraction is a great aesthetic improvement, because no visible scars are caused. Precise preoperative planning is necessary, however, because the direction of distraction cannot be influenced postoperatively. Nine three-dimensional (3-D… (More)

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@article{Santler1998AdvantageOT, title={Advantage of three-dimensional models in intraoral callus distraction.}, author={Gert Santler and Hans J{\"{u}rgen K{\"a}rcher and Alexander J. Gaggl and Guenter Schultes and Rudolf Mossb{\"{o}ck}, journal={Computer aided surgery : official journal of the International Society for Computer Aided Surgery}, year={1998}, volume={3 3}, pages={99-107} }