Monofocal maxillary fibrous dysplasia with orbital, nasal and oral obstruction.

@article{Nambi2010MonofocalMF,
  title={Monofocal maxillary fibrous dysplasia with orbital, nasal and oral obstruction.},
  author={G. I. Nambi and Jeeth Isaac Jacob and Ashish Kumar Gupta},
  journal={Journal of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery : JPRAS},
  year={2010},
  volume={63 1},
  pages={e16-8}
}
Fibrous dysplasia is a condition characterised by excessive proliferation of bone-forming mesenchymal cells. Although a variety of causative factors are described, the exact aetiology is yet to be fully known. The maxilla is the most commonly affected facial bone, with facial asymmetry being the usual complaint. Surgery is the treatment of choice with two available options, namely, conservative bone shaving and radical excision and reconstruction. We describe the case of a 25-year-old male who… CONTINUE READING

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