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ALLMedicine™ Mandibulectomy Center

Research & Reviews  190 results

Plate-related complication and health-related quality of life after mandibular reconstr...
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...

Prostate Cancer With Solitary Bone Metastasis in the Mandible.
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...

A cartilage-forming tumor of the mandibular angle: a case report.
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...

An Anatomic Analysis of Fibula Flap Mandible Reconstructions: Implications for Endosseo...
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...

Reduction of CT Artifacts Using Polyetheretherketone (PEEK), Polyetherketoneketone (PEK...
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...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2 results

Mandibular Vertical Height Augmentation in Segmental Defects Using Combined Vascularized and Non-Vascularized Fibula Flap

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...

Dentures and Dental Implants in Treating Patients Undergoing Surgery for Mouth Cancer

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...

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News  1 results

Pulmonary hypertension linked to complications after head and neck procedures
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.

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