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Research & Reviews 191 results
The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery; King B, Veith J et. al.
Jun 28th, 2022 - Craniosynostosis syndromes, including Apert Syndrome, Pfeiffer Syndrome, and Crouzon Syndrome, share similar phenotypes, including bicoronal craniosynostosis, midface hypoplasia, hypertelorism, and exorbitism. The standard surgical treatment for t...
Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics. Part B; Shintani K, Kazuki K et. al.
Apr 20th, 2022 - A short thumb with radial angulation causes loss of hand function in patients with Apert syndrome. Although past reports have described various procedures for the correction of the thumb, there has been no consensus on the best procedure. This stu...
The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery; Turgut NF, Hogg ES et. al.
Apr 7th, 2022 - Apert syndrome is a genetic disorder characterized by craniofacial abnormalities and premature closure of the coronal sutures. The restriction of cranial development may have a subsequent effect on paranasal anatomy development. The aim of the stu...
Journal of Neurosurgery. Pediatrics; Riesel JN, Riordan CP et. al.
Apr 2nd, 2022 - Bilateral coronal craniosynostosis in Apert syndrome is traditionally managed with open cranial vault remodeling procedures like fronto-orbital advancement (FOA). However, as minimally invasive procedures gain popularity, limited data exist to det...
Journal of Cranio-maxillo-facial Surgery : Official Publi... Nørholt SE, Sköldstam J et. al.
Mar 28th, 2022 - The aim of this case report is to describe the surgical technique and outcome using internal intraoral distraction devices in LeFort II distraction with zygomatic repositioning (LF2ZR). In Apert syndrome the midface is characterized by a complex h...
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