Traumatic fracture of the premaxilla in the bilateral cleft patient

Abby Warren, Nathan Applegren, Arshad R. Muzaffar

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Abstract

Traumatic fracture of the premaxilla is a rare event, and there is minimal data regarding the presentation, management, and outcome of these patients. This article reports 2 patients with bilateral cleft lip and palate who each presented with traumatic fracture and displacement of the premaxilla. To authors' knowledge, the occurrence and management of a traumatic fracture and displacement of the premaxilla in a patient with cleft lip and palate has not been reported.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1719-1721
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Craniofacial Surgery
Volume27
Issue number7
DOIs
StatePublished - 2016

Keywords

  • Cleft lip
  • Fracture
  • Premaxilla
  • Trauma

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Otorhinolaryngology

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