Maxillofacial trauma: influence of HIV infection.


Between 1986 and 1990, 171 patients with mandibular and 129 with mid-face fractures were treated in our service. Both groups were separated into patients with HIV infection and patients without HIV infection. We carried out a retrospective review of these cases. The incidence of HIV+ve patients was higher in the mandibular fracture group (19.8%) than the… (More)


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@article{MartnezGimeno1992MaxillofacialTI, title={Maxillofacial trauma: influence of HIV infection.}, author={Carlos Mart{\'i}nez-Gimeno and Julio Acero-Sanz and Roberto Mart{\'i}n-Sastre and Carlos Navarro-Vila}, journal={Journal of cranio-maxillo-facial surgery : official publication of the European Association for Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery}, year={1992}, volume={20 7}, pages={297-302} }