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An unusual fracture of the mandible.
(Ghana Med J, 2009-12-01)
A rare case of horizontal fracture of mandibular symphysis caused by a sharp matchet cut is presented. Under local anaesthesia with sedation, the fracture site was exposed through the sutured laceration on the left ...
Spontaneous regeneration of whole mandible after total mandibulectomy in a sickle cell patient.
Resection of the mandible and immediate reconstruction with autogenous bone graft are widely used in the treatment of ameloblastoma involving a large section of the mandible. The purpose of reconstruction is mainly to ...
Surgical management of a large complex odontoma of the mandibular angle-ramus region through intra-oral buccal approach--A case report.
(Niger Postgrad Med J, 2005-12-01)
Large complex odontomas of the jaws are rare. A report of a large complex odontoma of the mandibular angle-ramus region enucleated through intra-oral buccal approach is presented. A review of the literature on different ...
Maxillomandibular syngnathia in an adult Nigerian patient.
(J Clin Sci, 2016-02-01)
Congenital maxillomandibular fusion is a very rare condition with few cases reported worldwide. This paper reports a rare case of bony maxillomandibular fusion of the jaws, with synechiae of buccal mucosa and the gingivae ...
An unusual case of chronic osteomyelitis of the mandible.
(Nigerian Journal of Health and Biomedical Sciences, 2003-01-01)
Chronic osteomyelitis of the mandible subsequent to skin infection is extremely rare. A 7-year old school girl presented with a localized chronic suppurative osteomyelitis of the mandible of about 15 months duration, due ...
Gorham’s disease of mandible: A case report
Massive Osteolysis (MO) is a rare disease of unknown aetiology. It is even rarer in the maxillofacial region where less than 50 cases have been reported. Localised proliferation of endothelium of blood or lymphatic vessels ...