Summary: The physical restoration of oromandibular defects.
Skinner H, Vargas A, Solar A, Foncea C, Astorga P. Desmoplastic Fibroma of the Mandible in a Pediatric Patient: A Case Report of Resection and Reconstruction With A Six-Year Follow-Up. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2017;75:1568.e1-1568.e10 pubmed publisher
..Complete resection is the treatment of choice to decrease recurrence and morbidity. Mandibular reconstruction is mandatory in pediatric patients to ensure correct craniofacial development...
Wang L, Wei J, Yang X, Yang Z, Sun M, Cheng X, et al
. Preventing Early-Stage Graft Bone Resorption by Simultaneous Innervation: Innervated Iliac Bone Flap for Mandibular Reconstruction. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017;139:1152e-1161e pubmed publisher
..This study reports a new technique for simultaneous innervation of vascularized iliac flaps in mandibular reconstruction, through neurorrhaphy between ilioinguinal nerves, which innervate iliac bone, and inferior alveolar ..
Fu K, Liu Y, Gao N, Cai J, He W, Qiu W. Reconstruction of Maxillary and Orbital Floor Defect With Free Fibula Flap and Whole Individualized Titanium Mesh Assisted by Computer Techniques. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2017;75:1791.e1-1791.e9 pubmed publisher
Liang Y, Jiang C, Wu L, Wang W, Liu Y, Jian X. Application of Combined Osteotomy and Reconstruction Pre-Bent Plate Position (CORPPP) Technology to Assist in the Precise Reconstruction of Segmental Mandibular Defects. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2017;75:2026.e1-2026.e10 pubmed publisher
..The use of these guide plates should be expanded. ..
Mericli A, Schaverien M, Hanasono M, Yu P, Largo R, Villa M, et al
. Using a Second Free Fibula Osteocutaneous Flap after Repeated Mandibulectomy Is Associated with a Low Complication Rate and Acceptable Functional Outcomes. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017;140:381-389 pubmed publisher
..Despite the increased technical complexity, the use of a second free fibula flap after repeated segmental mandibulectomy appears to be safe and to confer no higher risk than that for the first fibula flap. Therapeutic, IV. ..
Ramella V, Franchi A, Bottosso S, Tirelli G, Novati F, Arnez Z. Triple-Cut Computer-Aided Design-Computer-Aided Modeling: More Oncologic Safety Added to Precise Mandible Modeling. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2017;75:1567.e1-1567.e6 pubmed publisher
Computer-aided design-computer-aided modeling (CAD-CAM) has become standard in mandibular reconstruction because it offers better outcomes...