zygomatic region

zy·go·mat·ic re·gion

[TA]
the region of the face outlined by the zygomatic bone; the prominence above the cheek.
Synonym(s): regio zygomatica [TA]

zy·go·mat·ic re·gion

(zīgō-matik rējŏn) [TA]
Area of the face outlined by zygomatic bone; prominence above the cheek.
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The little differentiation that is present in these subspecies is centered on the narrower and slightly shorter pre-maxilla, the narrower palate and zygomatic region.
In this study, other part of the face in fractures was mid-face and zygomatic region.
During examination, a defect, consistent with a 5 x 5 mm bullet inlet, was seen in the left zygomatic region as an extracranial finding.
Orthopantamograph (OPG) showed radiolucency in 17,18 region destroying the tuberosity and zygomatic region with soft tissue shadow [Fig 2].
12) In this case report a 29 year old male patient was treated for antibioma on the right maxillary right Zygomatic region by various practitioners for a period of 2 months.
The swelling extended superiorly till the vertex and inferiorly upto the temporal and zygomatic region.
4 Zygomatic region is involved in 42% of facial fractures6 and accounts for 64% of all middle third fractures.
2) Of the 48 head and neck tumors, 14 occurred in the ear, 11 in the lip, 6 in the nose, 5 in the nasal cavity, 3 in the face, 2 in the mandible, and 1 each in the cheek, temporal region, zygomatic region, maxillary sinus, hard palate, larynx, and parotid gland.
On Examination it was a 6x5 cm swelling in Right Zygomatic region extending to mastoid region which was erythematous, tender, soft with rise of local temperature.
Wooden foreign body Embedded in the Zygomatic Region for 2 Years.