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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Speaking at the first International Dental Conference of Al Noor Hospital (IDCAN 2011) in the Capital, Professor Eckelt demonstrated how orthognathic surgical techniques have improved the occlusion (bite) and resulted in aesthetic enhancement of his patients.
In 1979, Wolford (15, 16) developed a technique to predictably eliminate mandibular growth in CH type 1 by performing high condylectomies along with simultaneous orthognathic surgery to correct the associated jaw deformity.
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This textbook not only provides an overview of current concepts of craniomaxillofacial trauma care and orthognathic surgery but also helps readers understand the complexity of the craniofacial skeleton and its related soft tissues.
Oral and facial trauma, as well as updates in maxillofacial reconstruction, oral cancer, microneurosuregery, facial cosmetic and orthognathic surgery will be reviewed at the second Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Congress to be held at the Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi hotel in Dubai from May 1 to 5.
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