Binder syndrome | definition of Binder syndrome by Medical dictionary
A syndrome related to facial growth, with hypoplasia of the maxillae and nasal bones resulting in a flattened face, elongated nose, and smaller maxillary arch with crowding of the teeth and malocclusions.
Binder, K.H., German dentist.
Binder syndrome - Synonym(s): maxillonasal dysplasia; nasomaxillary hypoplasia
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In this article we explain how a single extended dorsal-shield graft provides both dorsal augmentation and projection to a patient with Binder syndrome
. Presumably a single graft with combined augmentation vectors can better resist contraction forces, thus limiting the potential for warping.