Spontaneous mandibular regeneration: another option for mandibular reconstruction in children?

Treatment for conditions of the mandible may require resection of the affected segment, and this may need reconstruction. There are case reports of spontaneous regeneration of segments of excised mandibles that resulted in reduced or no need for reconstruction, and we present four such cases. The age at presentation ranged from 6 to 12 years. In all cases… CONTINUE READING