Temporal miniplates in the frontozygomatic area—an anatomical study

Abstract

The advantages of rigid fixation over wire osteosynthesis are well established for the management of facial trauma. Miniplates in the frontozygomatic area are traditionally applied to the lateral face of the orbital rim, but with some undesirable effects, such as palpability, visibility, and risk of penetration into the anterior cranial fossa. The aim of… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10006-009-0173-5

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