zygomatic bone

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Mr Thomas had to have two titanium plates inserted into his cheek bone to repair the damage.
He suffered a fractured cheek bone and eye socket following being ejected from the bar.
He suffered a badly-broken nose, three broken teeth, a possible fractured cheek bone, two black eyes and multiple bumps and cuts.
He was taken to the University Hospital, Coventry, where he was treated for a fractured cheek bone and an eye injury.
The driver was described as being over 40, with olive skin and with a mole on the right side of his face, near his cheek bone.
The Hague, Dhu-AlQa'dah 16, 1434, Sep 22, 2013, SPA -- Dutch Princess Beatrix was in hospital with a broken cheek bone following a fall, the royal house reported Sunday, DPA reported.
The victim, a 30-year-old man, sustained a fractured cheek bone after being assaulted.
A MAN is facing custody after he was convicted of fracturing another man's cheek bone in an unprovoked attack.
As well as the fractured cheek bone, Mr Bird suffered bruising and soft tissue damage during his ordeal.
A 23-year-old woman from Naha suffered a broken leg, a 22-year-old man from the town of Yaese sustained a broken cheek bone and a 23-year-old man from Urasoe suffered a cracked hip joint, they said.
The court found that the officers who took no part in a doctor's decision to remove a bullet from the arrestee's jaw but not to treat a fracture of his right cheek bone, could not be held vicariously liable for the doctor's conduct.
Walton and his friends circled the block and followed the Accord to the parking lot of a local bakery, where Walton jumped out and, ignoring the driver's plea to stay back, struck the man in the face, fracturing a cheek bone.
Once the underlying muscle and tissue has been elevated to "lift" the cheek area, the new ENDOTINE Mid Face is placed to capture and elevate the cheek, securing it into the bone and holding it in position until the soft tissue re-adheres to the cheek bone entirely.
The court heard he was taken to Whiston Hospital and treated for a black eye, sore jaw and displaced teeth, but was later found to have a fractured cheek bone which needed surgery.
Mulhall has recently had his appendix removed while O'Grady is recovering from a fractured cheek bone.