maxillofacial injury

maxillofacial injury

Any injury of the upper jaw bone and face.

maxillofacial injury

Trauma surgery Any injury of the upper jaw bone and face. See Le Fort fracture.
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All records of interpersonal violence victims that resulted in maxillofacial injury and / or injury to other body regions between January 2008 and December 2011 were included, totaling 7,132 cases.
Maxillofacial injury was predominant in the 60-70-year age group and there was no significant association between different age groups and causes of trauma (p-value =0.
Maxillofacial injury was predominant in the 60-70-year age groups and there was no significant association between different age groups and causes of trauma (P-value 0.
MATERIALS AND METHODS: This retrospective study included all consecutive maxillofacial injury patients approaching Gajra Raja Medical College (G.
The time of injury, etiology of injury, the type of maxillofacial injury and its management was recorded on a prepared clinical proforma approved by institutional ethic review committee.
The mandible fracture was the most frequent maxillofacial injury for both man and woman.
The mandibular fracture is the most prevalent maxillofacial injury in many countries.
The management of the paediatric patient with maxillofacial injury should take into consideration the differences in anatomy and physiology between children and adults, the presence of concomitant injury, the particular stage in growth and development (anatomic, physiologic, and psychological), and the specific injuries and anatomic sites that the injuries affect [Haug and Foss, 2000].
DISCUSSION: This study included 78 patients who had a history of maxillofacial injury and was found to have fractures involving the facial bone.
Maxillofacial injury severity score: Proposal of a new scoring system.