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Figure 3: (a-c) High Le Forte I level osteotomy. (d) Nasal septal osteotome used to separate the base of the septum from the maxillary segment. (e) Downfracture of the osteotomized maxilla. (f-h) Maxilla advanced by application of anterior traction. (i) Prefabricated occlusal wafer splint secured to the maxilla and used to reposition the mobilized maxilla into the predetermined occlusal relation with the mandible. (k and l) Rigid fixation carried out using Titanium minibone plates and screws

Figure 3: (a-c) High Le Forte I level osteotomy. (d) Nasal septal osteotome used to separate the base of the septum from the maxillary segment. (e) Downfracture of the osteotomized maxilla. (f-h) Maxilla advanced by application of anterior traction. (i) Prefabricated occlusal wafer splint secured to the maxilla and used to reposition the mobilized maxilla into the predetermined occlusal relation with the mandible. (k and l) Rigid fixation carried out using Titanium minibone plates and screws