maxillofacial abnormalities


Summary: Congenital structural deformities, malformations, or other abnormalities of the maxilla and face or facial bones.

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  1. Grubb J, Evans C. Orthodontic management of dentofacial skeletal deformities. Clin Plast Surg. 2007;34:403-15 pubmed
    ..Without this integrated team approach, successful outcomes of treatment can be problematic. ..
  2. Robinson R, Knapp T. Distraction osteogenesis in the craniofacial skeleton. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2005;38:333-59, vii pubmed
    ..In this article, the authors discuss the physiology and technique of distraction osteogenesis, or mechanically induced growth,for the correction of congenital and acquired facial deformities. ..
  3. Hopper R, Grayson B, Dayan J, Altug A, McCarthy J, Sato Y, et al. A virtual reality tracking system for distal mandible movement during distraction osteogenesis. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2006;117:590-4; discussion 595 pubmed
  4. Diaz P, Garcia R, Gias L, Aguirre Jaime A, Pérez J, de la Plata M, et al. Time used for orthodontic surgical treatment of dentofacial deformities in white patients. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2010;68:88-92 pubmed publisher
    ..However, it does not depend on either the patients' demographic skeletal characteristics or the surgical movements performed. ..
  5. Pauws E, Peskett E, Boissin C, Hoshino A, Mengrelis K, Carta E, et al. X-linked CHARGE-like Abruzzo-Erickson syndrome and classic cleft palate with ankyloglossia result from TBX22 splicing mutations. Clin Genet. 2013;83:352-8 pubmed publisher
  6. Quinn J, West J, Kaufman M. Genetic background effects on dental and other craniofacial abnormalities in homozygous small eye (Pax6Sey/Pax6Sey) mice. Anat Embryol (Berl). 1997;196:311-21 pubmed
    ..The Pax6Sey/Pax6Sey homozygote may provide insight into the complex gene interactions involved in eye, nasal and craniofacial morphogenesis. ..
  7. Wang D. [Orthognathic surgery]. Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi. 2002;82:1702-4 pubmed
  8. Jian X, Lei Y, Miqduti M. Evaluation of loss of the vestibular sulcus after repairing bilateral alveolar clefts with bone graft in different soft-tissue closures. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008;121:348-9 pubmed publisher
  9. Lopez P, Gonzalez D, Medina M, Plasencia W, Barber M. First trimester abnormal profile and facial angle. Early features of anterior cephalocele. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2010;23:1260-2 pubmed publisher
    ..We present a first trimester scan suspicious of fetal anterior cephalocele due to the finding of a fetus with an abnormal profile and an abnormal facial angle, with a subsequent early confirmation at 16 weeks of gestation. ..

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  1. Doumit G, Totonchi A, Wexler A, Gosain A. American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons 2006 to 2016: Another Decade of Excellence in Education and Research. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017;140:487e-494e pubmed publisher
    ..The ASMS has also initiated an annual Summer Leadership Seminar to explore topics of relevance in a changing health care environment. The present report outlines the major initiatives of the ASMS over the past 10 years. ..
  2. Dai L, Zhu J, Wu Y, Zhou G, Wang Y, Miao L. [Epidemiological investigation of perinatals affected by transverse facial cleft in China]. Zhonghua Kou Qiang Yi Xue Za Zhi. 2003;38:166-8 pubmed
    ..No significant differences are found between urban and rural areas, and between male and female births. Most of transverse facial clefts are associated forms, often as one feature of other syndromes. ..
  3. Acarturk S, Kivanc K, Atilla E, Sekucoglu T. Proboscis lateralis: evaluation of the anomaly and a review of two cases. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2006;117:140e-146e pubmed
  4. Machotta A, Hoeve H. Airway management and fiberoptic tracheal intubation via the laryngeal mask in a child with Marshall-Smith syndrome. Paediatr Anaesth. 2008;18:341-2 pubmed publisher
  5. Morovic C, Soto C, Vidal C. Anteriorly Based Galeo-Pericranial Frontalis Flap: A Novel Application in Secondary Rhinoplasty With Atrophic Skin. J Craniofac Surg. 2016;27:484-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Given its known and constant vascular anatomy, this flap is adapted to a new application in complex secondary rhinoplasty, in the presence of atrophic skin with good aesthetic outcomes. ..
  6. Rubert A, Manzanares M, Ustrell J, Duran J, Pérez Tomás R. Immunohistochemical identification of TGF-beta1 at the maxillaries in growing Sprague-Dawley rats and after muscle section. Arch Oral Biol. 2008;53:304-9 pubmed publisher
    ..However, at the palate, the intervention caused a greater disturbance of the growing pattern, which did not recover normality. ..
  7. Nocini P, Chiarini L, Bertossi D. Cosmetic procedures in orthognathic surgery. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2011;69:716-23 pubmed publisher
    ..Residual defects must be treated after at least 6 to 12 months. ..
  8. Ross B. Satisfactory occlusal relations for the individual with a craniofacial anomaly. Int J Prosthodont. 2005;18:282-3 pubmed
  9. Wolford L, Perez D, Stevao E, Perez E. Airway space changes after nasopharyngeal adenoidectomy in conjunction with Le Fort I osteotomy. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2012;70:665-71 pubmed publisher
    ..Nasopharyngeal adenoidectomy can be peformed safely through a transnasal approach in conjunction with orthognathic surgery providing predictable improvement in the nasopharyngeal airway. ..
  10. Baxter D, Shroff M. Developmental maxillofacial anomalies. Semin Ultrasound CT MR. 2011;32:555-68 pubmed publisher
    ..Finally the major features of common first pharyngeal arch syndromes are discussed. ..
  11. Locker D, Jokovic A, Tompson B. Health-related quality of life of children aged 11 to 14 years with orofacial conditions. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2005;42:260-6 pubmed
    ..This may reflect the quality of the team approach used at the treatment setting at which they were recruited. ..
  12. Faulks D, Mazille M, Collado V, Veyrune J, Hennequin M. Masticatory dysfunction in persons with Down's syndrome. Part 2: management. J Oral Rehabil. 2008;35:863-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this second article was to review techniques for the prevention, treatment and compensation of orofacial dysfunction in persons with Down's syndrome from birth to adulthood. ..
  13. Korfage A, Stellingsma K, Jansma J, Vissink A, Raghoebar G. Oral rehabilitation with implant-based prostheses of two adult patients treated for childhood rhabdomyosarcoma. Support Care Cancer. 2011;19:1477-80 pubmed publisher
    ..As a result of this treatment, facial growth retardation and oral abnormalities such as malformation of teeth and microstomia can cause esthetic and functional problems...
  14. Guereschi P, Boudana D, Wolber A, Pellerin P. Maxillonasal osteochondral complex repair in maxillonasal dysplasia. J Craniofac Surg. 2011;22:2375-81 pubmed publisher
    ..Bone grafts were always performed, and an arrow-shaped graft for the neospine reconstruction is described. This analysis allowed the authors to ameliorate patient self-image subsequently to facial contour improvement. ..
  15. Carenzi B, Corso R, Stellino V, Carlino G, Tonini C, Rossini L, et al. Airway management in an infant with congenital centrofacial dysgenesia. Br J Anaesth. 2002;88:726-8 pubmed
    ..The LMA is an alternative to a facemask and secures the airway and facilitates the inhalation induction of anaesthesia in paediatric patients with severe facial deformities. ..
  16. Ono T, Okuma M, Hamada T, Motohashi N, Moriyama K. A case of ring chromosome 18 syndrome treated with a combined orthodontic-prosthodontic approach. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2010;47:201-10 pubmed publisher
    ..Characteristic craniofacial and dental anomalies were clarified. Successful oral rehabilitation was achieved by combined orthodontic-prosthodontic treatment. ..
  17. Sedrak P, Ketonen L, Hou P, Guha Thakurta N, Williams M, Kurzrock R, et al. Erdheim-Chester disease of the central nervous system: new manifestations of a rare disease. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2011;32:2126-31 pubmed publisher
    ..ECD has a variety of imaging appearances in the CNS, including new manifestations described herein. Neuroradiologists should be aware of these manifestations to avoid mistaking them for other disease processes. ..
  18. Chummun S, McLean N, Nugent M, Anderson P, David D. Binder syndrome. J Craniofac Surg. 2012;23:986-90 pubmed publisher
    ..quot; We would advocate that these patients should be managed in a multidisciplinary setting. ..
  19. Auluck A, Suhas S, Pai K. Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome. Oral Dis. 2005;11:255-8 pubmed
  20. Schmotzer C, Shehata B. Two cases of agnathia (otocephaly): with review of the role of fibroblast growth factor (FGF8) and bone morphogenetic protein (BMP4) in patterning of the first branchial arch. Pediatr Dev Pathol. 2008;11:321-4 pubmed publisher
  21. de Moraes Ferreira A, Muñoz X, Okamoto R, Pellizer E, Garcia I. Postoperative Complications in Craniomaxillofacial Reconstruction With Medpor. J Craniofac Surg. 2016;27:425-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The only complications directly related to the use of this biomaterial were cases of infection. ..
  22. Chu Y, Po Hsun Chen R, Morris D, Wen Ching Ko E, Chen Y. Surgical approach to the patient with bimaxillary protrusion. Clin Plast Surg. 2007;34:535-46 pubmed
  23. Cascone P, Di Paolo C, Leonardi R, Pedullà E. Temporomandibular disorders and orthognathic surgery. J Craniofac Surg. 2008;19:687-92 pubmed publisher
    ..This can be assumed to be within a correlation between dysgnathia and TMDs, and it asserts the necessity to treat patients who have maxillomandibular deformities and TMD by performing a specific treatment of TMD. ..
  24. Vissink A, de Baat C. [Distraction osteogenesis: principles, history and background]. Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd. 2008;115:291-5 pubmed
    ..In addition, the possibility that the consolidation period can be reduced in the case of some treatments, such as bone substitutes and growth factors, by combining them with distraction osteogenesis is also addressed. ..
  25. Martelli H, Miranda R, Fernandes C, Bonan P, Paranaíba L, Graner E, et al. Goldenhar syndrome: clinical features with orofacial emphasis. J Appl Oral Sci. 2010;18:646-9 pubmed
    ..This paper describes GS features with special emphasis on oral characteristics...
  26. Choung P, Kim S. The coronoid process for paranasal augmentation in the correction of midfacial concavity. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2001;91:28-33 pubmed
    ..Its clinical application is also favorable because its size and morphology fits into the paranasal region, with the additional advantages of biocompatibility, availability, and reduced operation time for harvesting. ..
  27. Poukens J, Haex J, Riediger D. The use of rapid prototyping in the preoperative planning of distraction osteogenesis of the cranio-maxillofacial skeleton. Comput Aided Surg. 2003;8:146-54 pubmed
    ..However, improvements in surgical simulation software and accurate virtual-reality surgery will probably make the use of these models redundant in the future. ..
  28. Kahnberg K, Hagberg C. The approach to dentofacial skeletal deformities using a multisegmentation technique. Clin Plast Surg. 2007;34:477-84 pubmed
    ..The multisegmental maxilla is a valuable technique and adds to the versatility of the LeFort I in the treatment of open bite and transverse discrepancies in dentoalveolar deformities. ..
  29. Freitas E, Rahal S, Teixeira C, Silva J, Noritomi P, Villela C, et al. Rapid prototyping and inclined plane technique in the treatment of maxillofacial malformations in a fox. Can Vet J. 2010;51:267-70 pubmed
    ..Orthodontic treatment was performed using the inclined plane technique. Virtual 3D models and prototypes of the head were based on computed tomography (CT) image data to assist in diagnosis and treatment. ..
  30. Diner P, Tomat C, Hamou C, Vazquez M, Picard A. Maxillary and mandibular distraction osteogenesis in growing patients: lessons learned after 14 years and update on indications. Ann R Australas Coll Dent Surg. 2008;19:116-22 pubmed
    ..Based on this experience, the authors recommend DO indications guidelines in selected cases of hemifacial microsomia, maxillary hypoplasia and narrow mandible with anterior dental crowding. ..
  31. Monteiro B, Gibson T, Bratton A. Successful surgical treatment of mandibulo-zygomatic arch synostosis secondary to trauma in a dog. Can Vet J. 2012;53:395-8 pubmed
    ..Advanced diagnostic imaging was considered essential for characterization of the condition and treatment planning. Surgical excision of the bony proliferation and physiotherapy resulted in improved function within 6 wk. ..
  32. Bellardie H. Orthodontic management of achondroplasia. S Afr Med J. 2006;96:574-5 pubmed
  33. Obwegeser H. Principles in treatment planning of facial skeletal anomalies. Clin Plast Surg. 2007;34:585-7 pubmed
    ..This article succinctly presents principles gleaned from the author's extensive experience, and the experience of his mentors, in treating facial skeletal anomalies. ..
  34. Cakur B, Sumbullu M, Durna N. Aplasia and agenesis of the frontal sinus in Turkish individuals: a retrospective study using dental volumetric tomography. Int J Med Sci. 2011;8:278-82 pubmed
    ..24%). The low percentage of frontal sinus agenesis must be considered during pre-surgical planning related to the sinuses. DVT may be used as a diagnostic tool for the examination of frontal sinus aplasia. ..
  35. Chiang C, Xue K, Gu B, Li Q, Liu K. A novel single-rib recombination method in binder syndrome treatment. Ann Plast Surg. 2013;70:659-62 pubmed publisher
    ..No apparent deviation on the nasal support was found. Outcome evaluation questionnaires received a mean score of 9 of 10. The patients recovered well and were very satisfied with the results, and postoperative period was uneventful. ..
  36. Xia J, Gateno J, Teichgraeber J, Yuan P, Chen K, Li J, et al. Algorithm for planning a double-jaw orthognathic surgery using a computer-aided surgical simulation (CASS) protocol. Part 1: planning sequence. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2015;44:1431-40 pubmed publisher
    ..This paper will serve as an operation manual for surgeons wanting to incorporate CASS into their clinical practice. ..
  37. Sun Q, Zhao J, Fang Z, Wang H, Sun M. [The application of microvascular anastomotic device for free flap transfer in reconstruction of oral and maxillofacial defects]. Shanghai Kou Qiang Yi Xue. 2016;25:195-8 pubmed
    ..Application of microvascular anastomotic device can significantly improve the anastomotic speed and vein flow rate. The preliminary results show that blood vessel anastomosis by device is effective and safe. ..
  38. Xia J, Ip H, Samman N, Wang D, Kot C, Yeung R, et al. Computer-assisted three-dimensional surgical planning and simulation: 3D virtual osteotomy. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2000;29:11-7 pubmed
    ..Virtual surgery on a computer-generated 3D head model is simulated and can be visualized from any arbitrary viewing point in a personal computer system...
  39. Mehra P, Downie M, Pita M, Wolford L. Pharyngeal airway space changes after counterclockwise rotation of the maxillomandibular complex. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2001;120:154-9 pubmed
  40. Chen C, Lin S, Lin C, Li Y, Chern S, Chen W, et al. Perinatal findings and molecular cytogenetic analysis of de novo partial trisomy 16q (16q22.1-->qter) and partial monosomy 20q (20q13.3-->qter). Prenat Diagn. 2005;25:112-8 pubmed
    ..To present the perinatal findings and molecular cytogenetic analysis of de novo partial trisomy 16q and partial monosomy 20q and a review of the literature...
  41. Raghoebar G, Meijer G, Smeele L. [Reconstruction of defects in the oral and maxillofacial region. A review of the various options for treatment]. Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd. 2007;114:47-53 pubmed
    ..The aim of reconstructing an oral or facial defect is to obtain optimal function and aesthetics which closely approximate the original form and function. Endosseous implants appear to be useful for retaining prosthetic constructions...
  42. Morita K, Iwasa T, Imaizumi F, Negishi A, Omura K. A case of maxillary duplication with a soft palate reconstruction using a forearm flap. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2008;37:862-5 pubmed publisher
    ..In such cases, the reconstruction of the soft palate using vascularized free forearm flaps, guided by flexibility regarding the size and adequate thickness of the flaps, may be useful...
  43. de Oliveira A, Cevidanes L, Phillips C, Motta A, Burke B, Tyndall D. Observer reliability of three-dimensional cephalometric landmark identification on cone-beam computerized tomography. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2009;107:256-65 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate reliability in 3-dimensional (3D) landmark identification using cone-beam computerized tomography (CBCT)...
  44. Varol A, Basa S. The role of computer-aided 3D surgery and stereolithographic modelling for vector orientation in premaxillary and trans-sinusoidal maxillary distraction osteogenesis. Int J Med Robot. 2009;5:198-206 pubmed publisher
    ..Maxillary distraction osteogenesis is a challenging procedure when it is performed with internal submerged distractors due to obligation of setting accurate distraction vectors...
  45. Saijo H, Igawa K, Kanno Y, Mori Y, Kondo K, Shimizu K, et al. Maxillofacial reconstruction using custom-made artificial bones fabricated by inkjet printing technology. J Artif Organs. 2009;12:200-5 pubmed publisher
    ..There were no serious adverse reactions. These findings provide support for further clinical studies of the inkjet-printed custom-made artificial bones...
  46. Goh R, Chen Y. Surgical management of Binder's syndrome: lessons learned. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2010;34:722-30 pubmed publisher
    ..Earlier surgery is indicated if the condition presents a significant psychological strain to the patient. In such cases, a silastic nasal implant can be used as a temporary corrective measure...
  47. Kim B, Lee C, Park W, Kang S, Zhengguo P, Yi C, et al. Integration accuracy of digital dental models and 3-dimensional computerized tomography images by sequential point- and surface-based markerless registration. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2010;110:370-8 pubmed publisher
  48. Esperão P, de Oliveira B, de Oliveira Almeida M, Kiyak H, Miguel J. Oral health-related quality of life in orthognathic surgery patients. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2010;137:790-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Our goal was to evaluate the impact of oral problems on quality of life in 3 groups of adult patients in need of orthognathic-surgical treatment...
  49. Patney A, Pai K, Sholapurkar A. Kocher Debre Semelaigne syndrome and associated orofacial aspects: report of a case. J Oral Sci. 2011;53:129-32 pubmed
    ..However, none of these reports have described the orofacial aspects of this syndrome. Here we report one such case, which may provide valuable information to specialists in oral healthcare regarding the associated orofacial aspects...
  50. Seeberger R, Davids R, Kater W, Thiele O. Use of stereolithographic drilling and cutting guides in bilateral mandibular distraction. J Craniofac Surg. 2011;22:2031-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Parallel distraction and fast placement of the distractors are provided by the planning. The method provides a useful tool for both planning and intraoperative transfer of the virtually preplanned distraction vectors...
  51. Cai X, LI X, Li M, CAO S, Liang D, Wen Z, et al. [Effects of obstructive sleep apnea hypopnea syndrome in children on multiple systems]. Zhonghua Er Ke Za Zhi. 2012;50:93-7 pubmed
    ..However, currently no many reports on study of OSAHS in children are available. This study aimed to explore the effects of OSAHS on children's multiple systems...
  52. Hammond P, Hutton T, Nelson Moon Z, Hunt N, Madgwick A. Classifying vertical facial deformity using supervised and unsupervised learning. Methods Inf Med. 2001;40:365-72 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the potential for machine learning techniques to identify objective criteria for classifying vertical facial deformity...
  53. Bryant S. The rationale for management of morphologic variations and nonphysiologic occlusion in the young dentition. Int J Prosthodont. 2003;16 Suppl:75-7; discussion 89-90 pubmed
  54. Beltrán Aguilar E, Beltrán Neira R. Oral diseases and conditions throughout the lifespan. II. Systemic diseases. Gen Dent. 2004;52:107-14 pubmed
  55. Dobbelsteyn C, Marche D, Blake K, Rashid M. Early oral sensory experiences and feeding development in children with CHARGE syndrome: a report of five cases. Dysphagia. 2005;20:89-100 pubmed
    ..The nature of these difficulties and the potential contributory factors are discussed...
  56. Gao X, Yang K, Zeng X. [Relationship between respiratory pattern and craniofacial growth and development in children]. Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi. 2005;85:3105-6 pubmed
  57. Copcu E, Sivrioglu N, Oztan Y. Anonychia and maxillofacial anomalies: an undefined syndrome?. Ann Plast Surg. 2006;56:350-1 pubmed
  58. Becking A, Hoppenreijs T, Tuinzing D. [Disturbances of growth and development of the maxillofacial skeleton]. Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd. 2007;114:34-40 pubmed
    ..Attention is currently being paid to developing methods for three-dimensional planning and correction of these disorders, and methods which are minimally invasive...
  59. Posnick J, Wallace J. Complex orthognathic surgery: assessment of patient satisfaction. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2008;66:934-42 pubmed publisher
  60. Schendel S, Jacobson R. Three-dimensional imaging and computer simulation for office-based surgery. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2009;67:2107-14 pubmed publisher
    ..This is particularly important when the deformities are complex involving both function and esthetics, such as those in the dentofacial area and with orthognathic surgery...
  61. Daltro P, Werner H, Gasparetto T, Domingues R, Rodrigues L, Marchiori E, et al. Congenital chest malformations: a multimodality approach with emphasis on fetal MR imaging. Radiographics. 2010;30:385-95 pubmed publisher
    ..MR imaging can provide excellent tissue contrast with more accurate analysis of the fetal anatomy and superior differentiation between the abnormalitites and adjacent structures, thereby allowing early planning of prenatal management...
  62. Wang B, Sinha T, Jiao K, Serra R, Wang J. Disruption of PCP signaling causes limb morphogenesis and skeletal defects and may underlie Robinow syndrome and brachydactyly type B. Hum Mol Genet. 2011;20:271-85 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings provide novel insight into the signaling mechanisms of Wnt5a/Ror2 and the pathogenesis in BDB1 and RRS...
  63. Mehawej C, Chouery E, Maalouf D, Baujat G, Le Merrer M, Cormier Daire V, et al. Identification of a novel causative mutation in the ROR2 gene in a Lebanese family with a mild form of recessive Robinow syndrome. Eur J Med Genet. 2012;55:103-8 pubmed publisher
    ..R272C (c.814C>T), in the cysteine-rich domain of the protein. These patients are compared with other cases, and a phenotype-genotype correlation is discussed...
  64. Sesenna E, Anghinoni M, Modugno A, Magri A. Tessier 3 cleft with bilateral anophthalmia: case report and surgical treatment. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2012;40:690-3 pubmed publisher
    ..Despite of the uniqueness and the complexity of the pathology, the authors think they obtained reasonable results both in term of function and aesthetics, permitting the patient to be accepted in the social environment...
  65. Demirel G, Oguz S, Celik I, Erdeve O, Uras N, Dilmen U. A case of Keutel syndrome diagnosed in the neonatal period: associated with Binder phenotype. Genet Couns. 2012;23:25-30 pubmed
    ..Keutel syndrome should be considered in the differential diagnosis of children with tracheobronchial calcifications, midfacial hypoplasia and stippled epiphysis...
  66. Veeramani A, Sawh R, Steinbacher D. Orthognathic Surgery and Rhinoplasty to Address Nasomaxillary Hypoplasia. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017;140:930-932 pubmed publisher
    ..This article details the diagnosis and treatment of nasomaxillary hypoplasia, demonstrating the senior author's (D.M.S.) preferred approach and technical steps...
  67. Holder Espinasse M, Marie S, Bourrouillou G, Ceballos Picot I, Nassogne M, Faivre L, et al. Towards a suggestive facial dysmorphism in adenylosuccinate lyase deficiency?. J Med Genet. 2002;39:440-2 pubmed
  68. Junquera L, Rodríguez Recio C, Villarreal P, García Consuegra L. Autosomal dominant osteopetrosis and maxillomandibular osteomyelitis. Am J Otolaryngol. 2005;26:275-8 pubmed
    ..We also document the first ADO type II patient described in the literature with synchronic osteomyelitis of the mandible and the maxilla...
  69. Super S, Schecter J, Bae R. A new technique for intraoral maxillary distraction: a case report. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2006;64:536-42 pubmed
  70. Zagala Bouquillon B, Laurent F, Freidel M. [Patient follow-up after orthognathic surgery. Interview by Michel Richter]. Rev Stomatol Chir Maxillofac. 2006;107:174-8 pubmed
  71. Solov ev M, Andreishchev A, Kudriavtseva T, Fadeev R, Raad Z. [Differential approach to planning apparatus-surgical treatment of patients with combined bite maxillofacial anomalies]. Stomatologiia (Mosk). 2006;85:31-2 pubmed
    ..A retrospective analysis of treatment of 245 patients with combined bite maxillofacial anomalies is presented. Indications to orthodontic preparation, principles of planning of combined orthodontic and surgical treatment are discussed...
  72. Iida S, Yagi T, Yamashiro T, Okura M, Takada K, Kogo M. Maxillary anterior segmental distraction osteogenesis with the dynaform system for severe maxillary retrusion in cleft lip and palate. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2007;120:508-16 pubmed
  73. Sujatha R, Namita R. Oculofaciocardiodental syndrome: report of a rare case. Quintessence Int. 2008;39:821-5 pubmed
    ..Only 20 cases have been documented to date. The present case is that of an affected female who had congenital cataracts, microphthalmia, characteristic dental anomalies, and typical facial dysmorphism...
  74. Domingo D, Trujillo M, Council S, Merideth M, Gordon L, Wu T, et al. Hutchinson-Gilford progeria syndrome: oral and craniofacial phenotypes. Oral Dis. 2009;15:187-95 pubmed publisher
    ..Novel oral-craniofacial phenotypes and quantification of previously reported features are presented. Our findings expand the HGPS phenotype and provide additional insight into the complex pathogenesis of HGPS. ..
  75. Noar J, Pabari S. Cone beam computed tomography--current understanding and evidence for its orthodontic applications?. J Orthod. 2013;40:5-13 pubmed publisher
  76. Pfau R, Thrush D, Hamelberg E, Bartholomew D, Botes S, Pastore M, et al. MCPH1 deletion in a newborn with severe microcephaly and premature chromosome condensation. Eur J Med Genet. 2013;56:609-13 pubmed publisher
    ..This case illustrates a strength of standard cytogenetic evaluation in directing molecular testing to a single target gene in this disorder, allowing much more rapid diagnosis at a substantial cost savings for this family. ..
  77. Xia J, Gateno J, Teichgraeber J, Yuan P, Li J, Chen K, et al. Algorithm for planning a double-jaw orthognathic surgery using a computer-aided surgical simulation (CASS) protocol. Part 2: three-dimensional cephalometry. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2015;44:1441-50 pubmed publisher
    ..The main purpose of this article is to present the geometric principles of 3D cephalometry. In addition, the Gateno-Xia cephalometric analysis is presented; this is the first 3D cephalometric analysis to observe these principles. ..
  78. Fu Y, Li C, Dai P, Zhang T. Three-dimensional assessment of the temporal bone and mandible deformations in patients with congenital aural atresia. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2017;101:164-166 pubmed publisher
    ..To investigate the deformations of temporal bone and mandible combined with congenital aural atresia...
  79. Hobar P, Pantaloni M, Byrd H. Porous hydroxyapatite granules for alloplastic enhancement of the facial region. Clin Plast Surg. 2000;27:557-69 pubmed
    ..This article describes forms of hydroxyapatite, procedures for use, and clinical examples...
  80. Thomas J, Chiu Yeh M, Moriconi E. Maxillofacial implications and surgical treatment of arthrogryposis multiplex congenita. Compend Contin Educ Dent. 2001;22:588-92 pubmed
    ..Eighteen weeks after the surgery, the patient was able to open 18 mm and force open to 20 mm. The patient also noted significant improvement in speech and jaw function in the postoperative period...
  81. Li X, Xiao L, Chen S, Chen Y. [Pre-surgical orthodontic treatment of skeletal class II patients with gingival smile corrected by anterior maxillary segmental osteotomy]. Zhonghua Kou Qiang Yi Xue Za Zhi. 2002;37:442-5 pubmed
    ..To discuss the pre-surgical orthodontic treatment of skeletal class II patients with gingiva smile corrected by AMSO...
  82. Chabanas M, Luboz V, Payan Y. Patient specific finite element model of the face soft tissues for computer-assisted maxillofacial surgery. Med Image Anal. 2003;7:131-51 pubmed
    ..Their conclusions are that the models fit the morphologies of the patients, and that the predicted soft tissue modifications are coherent with what they would expect...
  83. Coruh A, Gunay G. A surgical conundrum: Tessier number 4 cleft. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2005;42:102-6 pubmed
    ..This article presents two cases of Tessier no. 4 clefts, one unilateral and the other bilateral, and discusses the problems encountered during their surgical and postoperative managements...
  84. Zenker M, Mayerle J, Lerch M, Tagariello A, Zerres K, Durie P, et al. Deficiency of UBR1, a ubiquitin ligase of the N-end rule pathway, causes pancreatic dysfunction, malformations and mental retardation (Johanson-Blizzard syndrome). Nat Genet. 2005;37:1345-50 pubmed
    ..Our findings indicate that deficiency of UBR1 perturbs the pancreas' acinar cells and other organs, presumably owing to metabolic stabilization of specific substrates of the N-end rule pathway...
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