ALLMedicine™ Mandibulectomy Center
Research & Reviews 190 results
Microsurgery Chang TY, Lai YS et. al.
May 14th, 2022 - Plate-related complications are major long-term complications in mandible reconstruction. There are controversies regarding the use of a reconstruction plate versus miniplates and a bone flap versus a soft tissue flap with a bridging plate. Direct...
Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Lu Y
May 12th, 2022 - A 79-year-old man with prostate cancer found to have a solitary bone lesion in the mandible on initial staging bone scan. The sclerotic lesion had a sunburst appearance on CT. As biopsy was nondiagnostic, the patient underwent segmental mandibulec...
Journal of Medical Case Reports; Ismail A, Boujguenna I et. al.
Apr 29th, 2022 - Mandible can be the site of benign or malignant lesions of different origins, including odontogenic and non-odontogenic lesions. Cartilage-forming tumors have been rarely reported at this site. Chondrosarcoma is a rare malignant cartilage-producin...
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Rosen EB, Kyle Gazdeck R et. al.
Apr 16th, 2022 - Precise planning and evaluation of the fibula bone are necessary if immediate endosseous implant placement is considered. Limited information is available on the anatomical dimensions or density of fibula used in vivo mandibular reconstructions. T...
Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery : Official Jour... Lommen J, Schorn L et. al.
Apr 5th, 2022 - Surgical reconstruction after segmental mandibulectomy in patients with oral cancer commonly requires implantation of titanium plates, which cause metallic artifacts in CT examinations detrimental for image quality. Therefore, the aim of the prese...
Clinicaltrials.gov 2 results
Jan 7th, 2020 - Segmental mandibulectomy, often employed for resection of a tumour, and occasionally for trauma, osteoradionecrosis, or osteomyelitis, adversely affects patient's quality of life (QoL) to a varying degree. It inflicts a significant defect in the h...
Feb 2nd, 2016 - OBJECTIVES: Determine whether conventional or implant supported dental prostheses and current surgical reconstructive procedures restore oral function and quality of life to pre-cancer surgery levels in patients with early oral cancer. OUTLINE: Pa...
News 1 results
Doug Brunk, MDedge News
Feb 1st, 2019 - SAN DIEGO – Patients with pulmonary hypertension who undergo head and neck surgery face an increased risk of several postoperative complications, compared with their counterparts who do not have the condition. They also face an increase in total c.