orthognathic


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orthognathic

[‚ȯr·thəg′nath·ik]
(anthropology)
Pertaining to a condition of the upper jaw in which it is in an approximately vertical relationship to the profile of the facial skeleton, when the skull is oriented on the Frankfort horizontal plane; having a gnathic index of 97.9 or less.
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patients with significant skeletal discrepancies requiring combined orthodontics and orthognathic surgery,
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Patient with bilateral cleft lip and palate, anterior crossbite and severe maxillary compression treated with early orthodontics, Hyrax and orthognathic monomaxilar surgery.
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