hemimandibulectomy

hem·i·man·dib·u·lec·to·my

(hem'ē-man-dib'yū-lek'tŏ-mē),
Resection of one half of the mandible.

hemimandibulectomy

(hĕm″ē-măn-dĭb-ū-lĕk′tō-mē) [″ + L. mandibula, lower jawbone, + Gr. ektome, excision]
The surgical removal of half of the mandible.

hem·i·man·dib·u·lec·to·my

(hem'ē-man-dib'yū-lek'tŏ-mē)
Resection of half the mandible.

hemimandibulectomy

surgical removal of the mandible on one side.
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The treatment of CEOT has ranged from simple enucleation or curettage to radical and extensive resection, such as hemimandibulectomy or hemimaxillectomy.
Surgical treatment hemimandibulectomy and hemiglossectomy had resulted in a large facial deformity.
At that time, she underwent an excisional biopsy and hemimandibulectomy, and the mass was diagnosed histologically as a giant-cell tumor.
The ameloblastoma was treated by hemimandibulectomy, and the adenoid cystic carcinoma was managed by resection of the soft palate and the surrounding tissue and bone followed by a 6-week course of radiotherapy.
Some 22 months after the hemimandibulectomy, the patient noticed a painless mass in her soft palate.
A white, 70-year-old woman with a history of a T4N0 squamous cell carcinoma of the left mandibular alveolar ridge was treated primarily with a left hemimandibulectomy, a partial glossectomy, a left selective neck dissection (levels I through IV), and reconstruction with a radial forearm free flap.
After a thorough discussion of the findings, our patient underwent a modified radical neck dissection and hemimandibulectomy as described later in this report.