zygomatic fractures

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Summary: Fractures of the zygoma.

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  1. Yonehara Y, Hirabayashi S, Tachi M, Ishii H. Treatment of zygomatic fractures without inferior orbital rim fixation. J Craniofac Surg. 2005;16:481-5 pubmed
    b>Zygomatic fractures can be associated with functional and esthetic problems. Recent improvements in surgical techniques and materials have enabled stable fixation of zygmomatic fractures...
  2. Park B, Song S, Yun I, Lee D, Rah D, Lee W. First percutaneous reduction and next external suspension with Steinmann pin and Kirschner wire of isolated zygomatic fractures. J Craniofac Surg. 2010;21:1060-5 pubmed publisher
    We have introduced a less invasive, simple, and effective method for zygomatic fractures using percutaneous reduction with a Steinmann pin (S-pin) and temporary external suspension with a Kirschner wire (K-wire)...
  3. Tadj A, Kimble F. Fractured zygomas. ANZ J Surg. 2003;73:49-54 pubmed
    ..The review is presented under the headings of epidemiology, fracture patterns, treatment modalities and complications. Throughout the paper comparison is made with published data from around the world...
  4. Benoliel R, Birenboim R, Regev E, Eliav E. Neurosensory changes in the infraorbital nerve following zygomatic fractures. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2005;99:657-65 pubmed
    To document the neurosensory changes in the infraorbital nerve following zygomatic fractures managed in various ways.
  5. Kovacs A, Ghahremani M. Minimization of zygomatic complex fracture treatment. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2001;30:380-3 pubmed
    ..Preoperative symptoms were recorded. Treatment of zygomatic fractures was by percutaneous hook reduction and miniplate fixation along the frontozygomatic suture...
  6. Fujioka M, Yamanoto T, Miyazato O, Nishimura G. Stability of one-plate fixation for zygomatic bone fracture. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2002;109:817-8 pubmed
  7. Chang E, Hatton M, Bernardino C, Rubin P. Simplified repair of zygomatic fractures through a transconjunctival approach. Ophthalmology. 2005;112:1302-9 pubmed
    ..To describe a simplified technique of zygomatic fracture repair...
  8. Lee P, Lee J, Choi Y, Oh D, Rhie J, Han K, et al. Single transconjunctival incision and two-point fixation for the treatment of noncomminuted zygomatic complex fracture. J Korean Med Sci. 2006;21:1080-5 pubmed
    ..In addition, it provides excellent simultaneous visualization of the inferior orbital rim and frontozygomatic suture area. Hence, two point fixation through a single incision can be performed with a satisfactory stability...
  9. Nkenke E, Benz M, Maier T, Wiltfang J, Holbach L, Kramer M, et al. Relative en- and exophthalmometry in zygomatic fractures comparing optical non-contact, non-ionizing 3D imaging to the Hertel instrument and computed tomography. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2003;31:362-8 pubmed

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  1. Chen X, Lin Y, Wang C, Shen G, Zhang S, Wang X. A surgical navigation system for oral and maxillofacial surgery and its application in the treatment of old zygomatic fractures. Int J Med Robot. 2011;7:42-50 pubmed publisher
    ..Nowadays, there is a trend towards computer-aided oral and maxillofacial surgery. However, due to complicated preoperative planning, traditional neurosurgery-orientated navigation systems are not suitable and have to be adapted...
  2. Suga H, Sugawara Y, Uda H, Kobayashi N. The transconjunctival approach for orbital bony surgery: in which cases should it be used?. J Craniofac Surg. 2004;15:454-7 pubmed
    ..The transconjunctival approach is best indicated in cases with an orbital medial wall fracture because it provides much easier access than any cutaneous approach...
  3. Kelley P, Hopper R, Gruss J. Evaluation and treatment of zygomatic fractures. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2007;120:5S-15S pubmed
    ..The common goal among all treatment plans should be the exact three-dimensional restoration of the disturbed anatomy, that is, anatomical reduction and the need for accurate restoration of orbital anatomy and volume when necessary...
  4. Evans B, Evans G. MOC-PSSM CME article: Zygomatic fractures. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008;121:1-11 pubmed publisher
    After studying this article, the participant should be able to: 1. Understand the common signs, symptoms, and treatment options for zygomatic fractures. 2. Answer basic questions on therapy for zygomatic fractures.
  5. Mosbah M, Oloyede D, Koppel D, Moos K, Stenhouse D. Miniplate removal in trauma and orthognathic surgery--a retrospective study. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2003;32:148-51 pubmed
    ..A removal rate of approximately 10% was found in the two groups of patients. This low rate would seem to imply that the routine removal of miniplates is not clinically indicated...
  6. Ballon A, Landes C, Zeilhofer H, Herzog M, Klein C, Sader R. The importance of the primary reconstruction of the traumatized anterior maxillary sinus wall. J Craniofac Surg. 2008;19:505-9 pubmed publisher
    ..During open reduction and fixation procedures of midfacial fractures, attention should be given to the reconstruction of the anterior sinus wall to avoid postoperative discomfort...
  7. af Geijerstam B, Hultman G, Bergstrom J, Stjärne P. Zygomatic fractures managed by closed reduction: an analysis with postoperative computed tomography follow-up evaluating the degree of reduction and remaining dislocation. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2008;66:2302-7 pubmed publisher
  8. Thoren H, Snäll J, Kormi E, Numminen L, Fäh R, Iizuka T, et al. Does perioperative glucocorticosteroid treatment correlate with disturbance in surgical wound healing after treatment of facial fractures? A retrospective study. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2009;67:1884-8 pubmed publisher
    ..To clarify whether perioperative glucocorticosteroid treatment used in association with repair of facial fractures predisposes to disturbance in surgical wound healing (DSWH)...
  9. Aldelaimi T. New maneuver for fixation of pediatric nasal bone fracture. J Craniofac Surg. 2011;22:1476-8 pubmed publisher
    ..In 9 patients (75%), injuries were isolated, and 3 (25%) were associated with other facial bone fractures. Significant advances have been made in the management of these injuries, decreasing the incidence of secondary deformities...
  10. Li W, Zhang M, Li S, Zhang L, Huang Y. Application of computer-aided three-dimensional skull model with rapid prototyping technique in repair of zygomatico-orbito-maxillary complex fracture. Int J Med Robot. 2009;5:158-63 pubmed publisher
    ..With the advent of CAD/CAM and rapid prototyping (RP), a technical revolution in oral and maxillofacial trauma was promoted to benefit treatment, repair of maxillofacial fractures and reconstruction of maxillofacial defects...
  11. Schaller A, Voigt C, Huempfner Hierl H, Hemprich A, Hierl T. Transient finite element analysis of a traumatic fracture of the zygomatic bone caused by a head collision. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2012;41:66-73 pubmed publisher
    ..These results will be used for the optimization of fracture therapy or trauma prevention in the future...
  12. Vaca E, Mundinger G, Kelamis J, Dorafshar A, Christy M, Manson P, et al. Facial fractures with concomitant open globe injury: mechanisms and fracture patterns associated with blindness. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013;131:1317-28 pubmed publisher
    ..Treatment of facial fractures in the setting of open-globe injuries poses a management dilemma because of the often disparate treatment priorities of multidisciplinary trauma teams and the lack of prognostic data regarding visual outcomes...
  13. Chandramohan J, McLoughlin P. Fractures of the mandible and zygomatic complex: postoperative radiographs are not necessary. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2007;45:90 pubmed
  14. Nagasao T, Miyamoto J, Tamaki T, Ding W, Hua J, Nakajima T. Combined fixation with plates and transmalar Kirschner wires for zygomatic fractures. Scand J Plast Reconstr Surg Hand Surg. 2009;43:270-8 pubmed publisher
    ..We also reviewed the outcomes of patients treated by our method, which indicates its clinical usefulness...
  15. Adeyemo W, Akadiri O. A systematic review of the diagnostic role of ultrasonography in maxillofacial fractures. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2011;40:655-61 pubmed publisher
    ..Sensitivity and specificity of ultrasonography in detecting zygomatic fractures were >90%...
  16. Hoffmann J, Dammann F, Troitzsch D, Krimmel M, Gülicher D, Reinert S. [Intraoperative computer tomography control within the scope of maxillofacial traumatology using a mobile scanner]. Biomed Tech (Berl). 2002;47:155-8 pubmed
    ..High-quality intraoperative imaging with surgical navigation increase surgical outcome, and expand the spectrum of minimally invasive surgery...
  17. Nguyen T, Cho Y, Jang Y, Park M, Shin S. Long delayed traumatic carotid-cavernous sinus fistula. J Craniofac Surg. 2013;24:e237-9 pubmed publisher
    ..According to this case, we recommend a careful follow-up until 2 months for patients with skull base fracture in order to rule out the risk of CCF...
  18. Flinzberg S, Schmelzle R, Schulze D, Rother U, Heiland M. [3-dimensional imaging possibilities of thhe mid-face area using digital volume tomography based on a daver study of angle stable osteosynthesis]. Mund Kiefer Gesichtschir. 2003;7:289-93 pubmed
    ..Furthermore, three-dimensional imaging by means of the digital volume tomograph NewTom DVT 9000 after reduction of orbitozygomatical fractures was performed and evaluated...
  19. Adebayo E, Ajike O, Adekeye E. Analysis of the pattern of maxillofacial fractures in Kaduna, Nigeria. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2003;41:396-400 pubmed
    ..It is also difficult to compare data among centres because of inconsistent terminology...
  20. Kurita M, Okazaki M, Ozaki M, Tanaka Y, Tsuji N, Takushima A, et al. Patient satisfaction after open reduction and internal fixation of zygomatic bone fractures. J Craniofac Surg. 2010;21:45-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The VAS provided otherwise inaccessible information about patients' subjective evaluation. Treatment strategies should be optimized toward not only evaluation with objective measures but also patients' subjective evaluation...
  21. Tuncer S, Cizmeci O. Zygomatic fracture in a diver: postoperative considerations. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2008;66:1317-9 pubmed publisher
  22. Herlin C, Koppe M, Beziat J, Gleizal A. Rapid prototyping in craniofacial surgery: using a positioning guide after zygomatic osteotomy - A case report. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2011;39:376-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The authors present a new technique for the positioning of osteotomised zygomatic bones using a combination of computer assisted surgical simulation and rapid prototyping...
  23. Tumerdem B, Kuran I. [An alternative method for the correction of enophthalmos: deep lateral orbital approach]. Kulak Burun Bogaz Ihtis Derg. 2006;16:189-92 pubmed
    ..The only postoperative complaint was edema which was controlled by application of ice...
  24. He D, Li Z, Shi W, Sun Y, Zhu H, Lin M, et al. Orbitozygomatic fractures with enophthalmos: analysis of 64 cases treated late. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2012;70:562-76 pubmed publisher
  25. Harmer S, Ethunandan M, Zaki G, Brennan P. Sudden transient complete loss of vision caused by nose blowing after a fracture of the orbital floor. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2007;45:154-5 pubmed
    ..After blowing his nose, he immediately lost vision in the right eye, and an urgent CT scan showed extensive retrobulbar air. Vision was regained within an hour. The management of this rare condition is discussed...
  26. Lima S, Asprino L, Moreira R, de Moraes M. A retrospective analysis of submental intubation in maxillofacial trauma patients. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2011;69:2001-5 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this study was to retrospectively evaluate the frequency, indications, and outcomes of airway management by submental intubation in maxillofacial trauma patients...
  27. Fangman B, Penna K. Pneumomediastinum, pneumopericardium, orbital subcutaneous emphysema as consequence of low energy impact facial trauma. N Y State Dent J. 2012;78:25-8 pubmed
    ..Nevertheless, when accentuated by nose blowing or other forms of positive pressure soon after trauma, local air emphysema can spread via fascial planes into distant sites...
  28. Choi K, Ryu D, Yang J, Chung H, Cho B. Feasibility of 4-point fixation using the preauricular approach in a zygomaticomaxillary complex fracture. J Craniofac Surg. 2013;24:557-62 pubmed publisher
    ..The authors performed 4-point fixation using the preauricular approach to counter the disadvantages of the coronal approach. The results and usefulness of 4-point fixation using the preauricular approach are reported in this study...
  29. Pinto L, Ribeiro A, Aquime J, Carreira A, Alves Junior S, Pinheiro J. Zygomaticomaxillary complex fracture in a zygomatic bone affected by monostotic fibrous dysplasia: a very rare association. J Craniofac Surg. 2013;24:e219-22 pubmed publisher
    ..This paper reports a rare association thought to be caused by irregular trabecular bone deposition, which increases bone thickness/resiliency and thus increases its clinical fracture resistance...
  30. Poole M. Management of orbitozygomatic fractures. ANZ J Surg. 2003;73:252 pubmed
  31. Jamal B, Diecidue R, Qutob A, Qutub A, Cohen M. The pattern of combined maxillofacial and cervical spine fractures. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2009;67:559-62 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this retrospective case study is to describe the different patterns of combinations of maxillofacial and cervical spine (C-spine) injuries to provide guidance in diagnosis and care of patients with combined injuries...
  32. Barnard N, Bainton R. Bradycardia and the trigeminal nerve. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 1990;18:359-60 pubmed
    ..This can lead to potentially fatal complications in maxillofacial surgery. A review of the literature is discussed and two further cases are reported...
  33. Stevenson J. When can patients blow their nose and fly after treatment for fractures of the zygomatic complex. Injury. 2005;36:231-2 pubmed
  34. Kochhar A, Byrne P. Surgical management of complex midfacial fractures. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2013;46:759-78 pubmed publisher
  35. David D. Fractures of the zygoma. ANZ J Surg. 2003;73:2 pubmed
  36. Ellis E, Reddy L. Status of the internal orbit after reduction of zygomaticomaxillary complex fractures. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2004;62:275-83 pubmed
    ..We sought to determine the status of the internal orbit before and after reduction of zygomaticomaxillary complex (ZMC) fractures when treated without internal orbital reconstruction...
  37. Flinzberg S, Heiland M, Vesper M, Seide K, Wolter D, Weinrich N, et al. [Experiences in the treatment of midfacial fractures using a fixed-angle osteosynthetic system. Biomechanical results]. Mund Kiefer Gesichtschir. 2004;8:154-62 pubmed
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the applicability and performance of fixed-angle systems in the treatment of midfacial fractures...
  38. Dos Santos D, Costa e Silva A, Vannier M, Cavalcanti M. Validity of multislice computerized tomography for diagnosis of maxillofacial fractures using an independent workstation. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2004;98:715-20 pubmed
    ..The purpose of this study was to demonstrate the sensitivity and specificity of multislice computerized tomography (CT) for diagnosis of maxillofacial fractures following specific protocols using an independent workstation...
  39. Czerwinski M, Lee C. Traumatic arch injury: indications and an endoscopic method of repair. Facial Plast Surg. 2004;20:231-8 pubmed
    ..Implementation of appropriate teaching programs and further advances in instrument development will overcome the steep learning curve associated with this technique and encourage its use...
  40. Becelli R, Morello R, Renzi G, Matarazzo G, Dominici C. Major facial trauma after helicopter landing. J Craniofac Surg. 2011;22:1517-9 pubmed publisher
  41. Modabber A, Gerressen M, Ayoub N, Elvers D, Stromps J, Riediger D, et al. Computer-assisted zygoma reconstruction with vascularized iliac crest bone graft. Int J Med Robot. 2013;9:497-502 pubmed publisher
    ..The reconstruction of zygoma is a challenge with regard to aesthetic and reconstructive demands...
  42. Holmes S, Hardee P, Mani R. Percutaneous osteosynthesis of the zygomatic buttress. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2001;39:286-8 pubmed
    ..No complications developed in the two cases presented. This technique is a useful addition to the armamentarium of maxillofacial surgeons...
  43. Park C, Kim H, Lee J, Hong S, Ko Y, Lee O. Resorbable skeletal fixation systems for treating maxillofacial bone fractures. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2011;137:125-9 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of using resorbable plate and screw systems (RPSSs) compared with metal plate and screw systems (MPSSs) to treat maxillofacial bone fractures...
  44. Chen R, Chen C, Liao H, Chen C, Chen Y. Primary cutaneous anaplastic large cell lymphoma of the face presenting as posttraumatic maxillary sinusitis. J Craniofac Surg. 2008;19:1597-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The presentations of primary cutaneous ALCL of the face may mimic posttraumatic maxillary sinusitis. Any patient with facial prolonged symptoms or nonhealing wound should be excluded from this entity...
  45. Turan A, Turgut B. Use of the tracheal tube in isolated fractures of the zygomatic arch and its evaluation by computed tomography scan. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2006;118:804-5 pubmed
  46. Friedrich R, Heiland M, Bartel Friedrich S. Potentials of ultrasound in the diagnosis of midfacial fractures*. Clin Oral Investig. 2003;7:226-9 pubmed
    ..In doubtful cases, an individual combination of conventional radiographs would be the next step. By this, an overall reduction of radiation exposure seems possible...
  47. Fasola A, Nyako E, Obiechina A, Arotiba J. Trends in the characteristics of maxillofacial fractures in Nigeria. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2003;61:1140-3 pubmed
    ..The study purpose was to assess the changes in the pattern of maxillofacial fractures in 2 different study periods...
  48. Rath E. Surgical treatment of maxillary nerve injuries. The infraorbital nerve. Atlas Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am. 2001;9:31-41 pubmed
    ..In specific instances, improvement in ION sensory function or alleviation of pain within the distribution of the ION can be expected...
  49. Hwang K, Choi H. Bleeding from posterior superior alveolar artery in Le Fort I fracture. J Craniofac Surg. 2009;20:1610-2 pubmed publisher
    ..In case the vital sign is not stable, selective angiography should be performed before surgery...
  50. Graham R, El Rasheed A, Lowry J. The Zimmer splint revisited. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2007;45:432-3 pubmed
  51. Kellman R, Bersani T. Delayed and secondary repair of posttraumatic enophthalmos and orbital deformities. Facial Plast Surg Clin North Am. 2002;10:311-23 pubmed
  52. Metgud S, Pinto P. Biocortical screws offer a number of advantages. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2002;40:456-7 pubmed
  53. Laster Z, MacBean A, Ayliffe P, Newlands L. Fixation of a frontozygomatic fracture with a shape-memory staple. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2001;39:324-5 pubmed
    ..A simple method using a staple was successfully used to treat a 74-year-old lady with a fractured frontozygomatic suture...