mid-face

mid-face

(mid'fās),
The central portion of the face, including the nose and structures adjacent and subjacent to it.
References in classic literature ?
We could see the streams which fed the torrent we had followed issuing from under the greenish ramparts of glaciers; but two or three of these, instead of flowing over the precipices, sank down into the rock and sprang in big jets out of holes in the mid-face of the walls.
Long-term success of the thread-lift procedure for facial rejuvenation was evaluated in a retrospective review of 33 patients who underwent the traditional thread-lift procedure alone or in combination with other facial rejuvenation procedures to the brow, mid-face, jowl, and neck published in 2009.
amp;nbsp;"It appears she may have had some changes to her mid-face, such as a facelift and fillers with fat or products such as Juvederm or Restylane.
In Lyaan's case, we performed the Lefort III Osteotomy, where the mid-face was detached from the skull bone with application of rigid external distractors, also called RED Device, as part of the treatment on the patient," the doctor added.
Airway dysmorphism carries a risk of difficult mask ventilation and intubation due to mid-face hypoplasia.
The mid-face implants segment is expected to account for the largest share of the craniomaxillofacial implants market by type.
The first was to fill in the large defect in her cheek, followed two weeks later by two further procedures to repair Miriam's mid-face defect and to reconstruct her nose.
Palatal fractures almost never occur in isolation they are however found in less than 10% of patients with mid-face fractures although some isolated studies report a much higher incidence.
6 Nasal bone fractures may occur as simple nasal fracture or associated with other facial injuries like maxillary zygomatic and other mid-face comminuted fractures.
For instance, one gene affected the lips, another the shape and configuration of bones around the eyes, and a third the appearance of the mid-face and skull.
Maloney is a national trainer for Allergan[R] and is one of the first physicians in the United States to earn certification, and use, the new FDA-approved mid-face filler Voluma[R].
Candidates for this procedure are generally younger (usually in their 40s) who have aging around the mid-face, but may not yet experience sagging in the jowl area, says Jordan.

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