"C" sliding osteotomy

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"C" slid·ing os·te·ot·o·my

an extraoral osteotomy in the shape of a "C" performed bilaterally in the mandibular rami for the correction of retrognathia or apertognathia.
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"C" slid·ing os·te·ot·o·my

(slīding ostē-otŏ-mē)
Extraoral osteotomy in the shape of a "C" performed bilaterally in the mandibular rami to correct retrognathia or apertognathia.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012