Risk factors related to aggressive condylar resorption after orthognathic surgery for females: retrospective study.

OBJECTIVE The aim of the present study was to identify the risk factors for aggressive condylar resorption (ACR) after orthognathic surgery. METHODS A total of 25 female patients with osteoarthritis (OA) scheduled for orthognathic surgery were divided into two groups: those who exhibited ACR (ACR (+), n = 8) and those who did not exhibit ACR (ACR (-), n… CONTINUE READING