Unilateral rostral maxillectomy
and bilateral rostral mandibulectomy (BRM) with adequate margins have been considered curative surgical procedures and the best approaches to treat this neoplasia (AUER, 2006; WITTE, 2014).
Robinson used horseshoe magnets for the retention of an upper denture and obturator in a total maxillectomy
An 80-year-old woman presented with a history of T4N0 mucoepidermoid carcinoma in the nasal cavity (figure 1) treated with maxillectomy
with multiple free-flap reconstructions and postoperative radiation approximately 5 years earlier.
Faria (2004) reported that maxillectomy
is not the only possible treatment of choice in cases of severe facial injury and was successful in reimplantation of maxilla after traumatic injury in dog but with tip of nose slightly tilted upwards post-operatively.
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Ahmed B, Mehmood H and Yazdanie N, Hollow bulb obturator: A blessing for maxillectomy
patients Pak Oral Dent J.
is the recommended surgical procedure.
Complete resection using endoscopic approaches (n=20) or open surgery (n=11), for example, lateral rhinotomy with medial maxillectomy
, were performed.
A superstructure maxillectomy
with left orbital exertion was performed.
1,4) Several approaches have been described, including simple curettage, functional endoscopic sinus surgery, a sublabial Caldwell-Luc type approach, and even radical maxillectomy
At the age of 52, total maxillectomy
was performed for the diagnosis of ACC of the right maxillary sinus.
A left medial maxillectomy
and ethmoidectomy was performed.