Mandibular reconstruction

B. P. Fong, M. L. Shindo

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Various methods are available for mandibular reconstruction. The choice of reconstruction technique should take into consideration a number of factors, including size of defect, degree of associated soft tissue defect, the patient's overall condition, and the need for restoration of masticatory function. An understanding of reconstructive options, advantages, disadvantages, and limitations is essential for reconstruction to be successful.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)272-276
Number of pages5
JournalCurrent Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1995
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Otorhinolaryngology


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