Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Burkitt lymphoma of the maxilla in a HIV positive male – Presentation and review of diagnostic laboratory tests

Aug 8, 2020 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Burkitt lymphoma of the maxilla in a HIV positive male – Presentation and review of diagnostic laboratory tests

Abstract Burkitt lymphoma (BL) is a highly aggressive, B cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) that is rare outside Africa. We report a case of HIV-associated BL originating in the right maxillary…

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An application of virtual surgical planning in genial tubercle advancement using the mandibular trapezoid osteotomy

Aug 8, 2020 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on An application of virtual surgical planning in genial tubercle advancement using the mandibular trapezoid osteotomy

Abstract The treatment of obstructive sleep apnea includes multiple soft and hard tissue surgeries with the gold standard being orthognathic surgery. In this paper we describe a novel method of…

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Clinical features of giant hybrid ameloblastoma of the mandible: A case report with long-term observation of natural growth before treatment

Aug 8, 2020 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Clinical features of giant hybrid ameloblastoma of the mandible: A case report with long-term observation of natural growth before treatment

Abstract Hybrid ameloblastoma comprising desmoplastic and solid type ameloblastoma with classic follicular or plexiform pattern is a known unusual variant. Ameloblastoma, including the hybrid type, is a slow growing tumor,…

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Three-dimensional treatment planning and treatment protocol in embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma and orthognathic surgery: A case report

Aug 8, 2020 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Three-dimensional treatment planning and treatment protocol in embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma and orthognathic surgery: A case report

Abstract Rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS) is one of the most common soft tissue sarcomas encountered in paediatric patients. Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma (ERMS), a variant of RMS, is observed in more than 70% of…

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The effect of maxillary-mandibular advancement surgery on two-dimensional cephalometric analysis, polysomnographic and patient-reported outcomes in 32 patients with sleep disordered breathing: A retrospective cohort study

Aug 8, 2020 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on The effect of maxillary-mandibular advancement surgery on two-dimensional cephalometric analysis, polysomnographic and patient-reported outcomes in 32 patients with sleep disordered breathing: A retrospective cohort study

Abstract This retrospective study evaluated the effect of bimaxillary advancement surgery on pre- and postoperative 2D cephalometric soft- and hard tissue measurements, polysomnography (PSG) and patient-reported snoring scores including Epworth…

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Sublingual hematoma after autogenous block grafting to the anterior mandible in a patient with Noonan Syndrome

Aug 8, 2020 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Sublingual hematoma after autogenous block grafting to the anterior mandible in a patient with Noonan Syndrome

Abstract Noonan Syndrome is an autosomal dominant congenital syndrome that is a multisystem disorder, commonly presenting with craniomaxillofacial, cardiac, and hematologic differences. Anterior mandibular surgery presents a surgical challenge because…

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Rates of tumour recurrences and metastases after surgical removal of malignant salivary gland tumours throughout 5-years of follow-up: A retrospective single-centre study

Aug 8, 2020 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Rates of tumour recurrences and metastases after surgical removal of malignant salivary gland tumours throughout 5-years of follow-up: A retrospective single-centre study

Abstract Purpose The purpose of the current study was to evaluate the frequency rates of tumour recurrences and rates of metastases in patients with surgical removal of malignant salivary gland…

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Second primary squamous cell carcinoma in an oral cavity free flap: A case report and review of the literature

Aug 8, 2020 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Second primary squamous cell carcinoma in an oral cavity free flap: A case report and review of the literature

Abstract Recently, an increasing number of reports have described squamous cell carcinomas arising in free flaps used for maxillofacial reconstruction. Here, we report the case of a patient with second…

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Autogenous tooth transplantation in a severely insufficient alveolar ridge without a bone graft: Two case reports

Aug 8, 2020 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Autogenous tooth transplantation in a severely insufficient alveolar ridge without a bone graft: Two case reports

Abstract Background Autogenous tooth transplantation is a simple technique that typically results in a satisfactory outcome. However, there are still many challenges, such as insufficient alveolar bone and tooth vitality….

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Primary extranodal non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma of the mandibular condyle: A case report and literature review

Aug 8, 2020 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Primary extranodal non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma of the mandibular condyle: A case report and literature review

Abstract Lymphoma is considered as cancer of the lymphoid tissue that exists in two main categories, including Hodgkin’s and non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Primary extranodal non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma of the mandibular condyle is…

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