Reconstruction of large mandibular and surrounding soft-tissue defects using distraction with bone transport.

Abstract

Reconstruction of large bone and soft-tissue defects of the inferior third of the face is possible using various surgical techniques. Patients who require these procedures need to be in good general health, may have sequelae linked to donor sites, and require several interventions to achieve good aesthetic and functional results. The aim of this study was… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijom.2012.03.020

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@article{Zwetyenga2012ReconstructionOL, title={Reconstruction of large mandibular and surrounding soft-tissue defects using distraction with bone transport.}, author={Narcisse Zwetyenga and François Siberchicot and Angel Emparanza}, journal={International journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery}, year={2012}, volume={41 10}, pages={1215-22} }