A Case of Le Fort Ⅰ Osteotomy on a Patient with Malunited Panfacial Fracture

TAKESHI KARUBE, SHIN KATO, YUKI OKUHARA, HIDEYUKI SHIBA
2021 The Japanese Journal of Jaw Deformities  
Panfacial fracture is often accompanied by soft tissue injuries and loss of bony structures. Because of the lack of normative anatomical structure, it is difficult to reduce and fix to the former state. Moreover, it could lead to post-traumatic deformities and dysfunctions. If appropriate primary treatment is not performed, it can cause abnormal bone healing and scarring of soft tissue.
doi:10.5927/jjjd.31.24 fatcat:u5uail5vyjb4plyld6swnamzoy