Surgical treatment of mandibular retrusion by a post-condylar cartilage graft

Abstract

Mandibular advance in 22 retrognathic adolescent patients (median age 15.7 months) was carried out using a post-condylar graft of lyophilised cartilage. The post-surgical changes were evaluated by a computer-aided digitisation programme after a mean follow-up period of 23 months. Horizontal relapse of the anterior mandible was 3.45% overall, with a… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.bdj.4806882

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@article{Banks1989SurgicalTO, title={Surgical treatment of mandibular retrusion by a post-condylar cartilage graft}, author={Pauline Banks and Sajjad Haider}, journal={British Dental Journal}, year={1989}, volume={166}, pages={443-450} }