Mandibular retrusion, temporomandibular joint derangement, and orthognathic surgery planning.

Abstract

One-hundred consecutive orthognathic surgery candidates with mandibular retrusion were selected for retrospective analysis. Patients had undergone imaging studies that included magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of both temporomandibular joints to assess the presence or absence, stage, and activity of suspected internal derangement(s). Patients were divided… (More)

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@article{Schellhas1992MandibularRT, title={Mandibular retrusion, temporomandibular joint derangement, and orthognathic surgery planning.}, author={Kurt P Schellhas and Mackenzie Piper and Russell W Bessette and Charles Wilkes}, journal={Plastic and reconstructive surgery}, year={1992}, volume={90 2}, pages={218-29; discussion 230-2} }