Annals of Maxillofacial Surgery

TECHNICAL NOTE
Year
: 2012  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 170--173

Modified facial bipartition


SM Balaji 
 Balaji Dental and Craniofacial Hospital, 30, KB Dasan Road, Teynampet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Correspondence Address:
S M Balaji
Balaji Dental & Craniofacial Hospital, 30, KB Dasan Road, Teynampet, Chennai - 600 018, Tamil Nadu
India

Orbital hypertelorism is a craniofacial abnormality that arises on its own or as part of a number of syndromes. It is not uncommon to find the condition in association with maxillary hypoplasia. This manuscript reports an uncommon case of Tessier 2, 12 with orbital hypertelorism and dentoskeletal maxillary prognathism. To correct the condition, the first stage procedure was a modification of facial bipartition, according to the need of the case, followed by correction of alar cleft by Denonvilliers technique.


How to cite this article:
Balaji S M. Modified facial bipartition.Ann Maxillofac Surg 2012;2:170-173


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Balaji S M. Modified facial bipartition. Ann Maxillofac Surg [serial online] 2012 [cited 2021 Apr 18 ];2:170-173
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