maxillofacial


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to maxillofacial: Maxillofacial Trauma
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • adj

Words related to maxillofacial

of or relating to the upper jaw and face (particularly with reference to specialized surgery of the maxilla)

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
Methods for the treatment of maxillofacial fractures include open reduction with internal fixation (ORIF) and closed reduction.
Israr ul Haq, Medical Superintendent, Dr Malik Saadullah and Head of Dental and Maxillofacial Surgery Bloc, Dr Mohammad Tariq.
He felicitated AFID and Pakistan Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (PAOMS) for organizing the international conference and said it would truly be a learning experience for all the participants.
Dr Arif Alvi in his address felicitated AFID and Pakistan Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (PAOMS) for organizing this International Conference and said that it will truly be a learning experience for all the participants.
Though five other government hospitals in the province have units to treat cancer patients, those suffering from stage-IV oral cancers are being provide maxillofacial surgery services at only two other public sector facilities in Punjab -- Mayo Hospital and Inmol.
International studies from Jordan, [30] Singapore [31] and New Zealand [32] have reported RTAs as the most common cause of maxillofacial fractures, while in the USA, [33] Sweden [34] and Finland [35] assault has been reported as the leading aetiological factor.
They returned to South Africa in 1965, when Lionel was appointed as a full-time specialist in maxillofacial surgery at Groote Schuur Hospital (GSH), thereby becoming the first maxillofacial and oral surgeon south of the Vaal River.
Many studies conducted in various countries report different incidences for maxillofacial trauma, these cases nevertheless represent a major group among the emergency cases in plastic surgery practice after hand injuries.
Anesthesia Considerations for the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon
In oral and maxillofacial surgery, cryotherapy is the gold standard for the treatment of various types of lesions occurring in the oral cavity.
Foreign bodies or their fragments--resulting from fracture of these instruments--although often found in the oral cavity and maxillofacial region [2], are rarely reported in the literature [3].
A 40-year-old man was referred to Maxillofacial Surgery Division, Citta Della Scienza e Della Salute Hospital, "Molinette", for mandibular trauma following an assault.
Experts at Morriston Hospital in Swansea are part of a collaboration that will give surgeons the ability to quickly design bespoke implants for maxillofacial injuries - then get them 3D printed in titanium at the press of a button.
Objective: To assesses the pattern of maxillofacial gunshot and blast injuries amongst law enforcing forces personnel.