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A Textbook of Advanced Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

The discipline of oral and maxillofacial surgery covers a wide range of diseases, conditions, injuries and defects of the head, neck, face and jaws as well as the hard and soft tissues of the oral cavity. It is an internationally recognized surgical specialty rapidly changing with evolving advancements in technology. Specialists of this field care for patients with problems such as impacted teeth, facial pain, misaligned jaws, facial injuries, oral cancer, cysts, tumors, and patients requiring facial cosmetic surgery and dental implants. New texts are needed to keep practitioners up-to-date because advancements are being made world-wide on a daily basis. This book seeks to present advanced concepts on complex topics within the scope of this dynamic discipline.

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A Textbook of Advanced Oral and Maxillofacial SurgeryEdited by Mohammad Hosein Motamedi

Published: June 26th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/3316

ISBN: 978-953-51-1146-7

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7166-9

Copyright year: 2013

Books open for chapter submissions

187048 Total Chapter Downloads

20 Crossref Citations

27 Web of Science Citations

61 Dimensions Citations


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1. Complications Following Surgery of Impacted Teeth and Their Management

By Çetin Kasapoğlu, Amila Brkić, Banu Gürkan-Köseoğlu and Hülya Koçak-Berberoğlu


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2. New Concepts in Impacted Third Molar Surgery

By Mohammad Hosein Kalantar Motamedi and Farshid Kavandi


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3. Odontogenic Infections

By Onur Gonul, Sertac Aktop, Tulin Satilmis, Hasan Garip and Kamil Goker


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4. Non-Odontogenic Oral and Maxillofacial Infections

By Petr Schütz and Hussein Hassan Hamed Ibrahim


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5. Diagnosis and Management of Common Oral and Maxillofacial Lesions

By Taghi Azizi


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6. Treatment of Large Cysts of the Mandible with Autografts of Cancellous Bone from the Tibia

By Piotr Malara


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7. Keratocystic Odontogenic Tumors – Clinical and Molecular Features

By Miroslav Andrić, Božidar Brković, Vladimir Jurišić, Milan Jurišić and Jelena Milašin


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8. Marsupialization of Keratocystic Odontogenic Tumors of the Mandible: Longitudinal Image Analysis of Tumor Size via 3D Visualized CT Scans

By Hajime Shudou, Masanori Sasaki, Takahiro Yamashiro, Shizuo Tsunomachi, Yasuharu Takenoshita, Yasutaka Kubota, Tomohiro Ninomiya, Toshiyuki Kawazu and Yoshihide Mori


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9. Radiation and Chemotherapy in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

By Orett E. Ogle and Levon Nikoyan


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10. Bisphosphonate-Related Osteonecrosis of the Jaws – Diagnosis and Management

By Petia F. Pechalova, Elena G. Poriazova, Nikolai V. Pavlov and Angel G. Bakardjiev


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11. Vascular Anomalies of the Maxillofacial Region: Diagnosis and Management

By Faris Fočo and Amila Brkić


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12. Applications of Low Level Laser Therapy

By Vanja Vučićević Boras, Danica Vidović Juras, Ana Andabak Rogulj, Dragana Gabrić Pandurić, Željko Verzak and Vlaho Brailo


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13. Application of Diode Laser in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

By Dragana Gabrić Pandurić, Ivona Bago, Irina Filipović Zore, Mato Sušić, Davor Katanec, Aleksandar Milenović and Vanja Vučićević Boras


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14. Management of Mandibular Fractures

By Amrish Bhagol, Virendra Singh and Ruchi Singhal


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15. Management of Midfacial Fractures

By Sertac Aktop, Onur Gonul, Tulin Satilmis, Hasan Garip and Kamil Goker


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16. Distraction Osteogenesis

By Hossein Behnia, Azita Tehranchi and Golnaz Morad


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17. Reconstruction of Mandibular Defects

By Maiolino Thomaz Fonseca Oliveira, Flaviana Soares Rocha, Jonas Dantas Batista, Sylvio Luiz Costa de Moraes and Darceny Zanetta- Barbosa


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18. Microsurgical Reconstruction of Maxillary Defects

By Shahram Nazerani


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19. Maxillofacial Reconstruction of Ballistic Injuries

By Mohammad Hosein Kalantar Motamedi, Seyed Hossein Mortazavi, Hossein Behnia, Masoud Yaghmaei, Abbas Khodayari, Fahimeh Akhlaghi, Mohammad Ghasem Shams and Rashid Zargar Marandi


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20. Cleft Lip and Palate Surgery

By Koroush Taheri Talesh and Mohammad Hosein Kalantar Motamedi


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21. The Cosmetic Considerations in Facial Defect Reconstruction

By Mazen Almasri


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22. Current Advances in Mandibular Condyle Reconstruction

By Tarek El-Bialy and Adel Alhadlaq


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23. Concepts in Bone Reconstruction for Implant Rehabilitation

By Hany A. Emam and Mark R. Stevens


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24. Outfracture Osteotomy Sinus Graft: A Modified Technique Convenient for Maxillary Sinus Lifting

By Jeong Keun Lee and Yong Seok Cho


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25. Inferior Alveolar Nerve Transpositioning for Implant Placement

By Ali Hassani, Mohammad Hosein Kalantar Motamedi and Sarang Saadat


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26. Basic and Advanced Operative Techniques in Orthognathic Surgery

By F. Arcuri, M. Giarda, L. Stellin, A. Gatti, M. Nicolotti, M. Brucoli, A. Benech and P. Boffano


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27. Rigid Fixation of Intraoral Vertico-Sagittal Ramus Osteotomy for Mandibular Prognathism

By Kazuma Fujimura and Kazuhisa Bessho


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28. Soft-Tissue Response in Orthognathic Surgery Patients Treated by Bimaxillary Osteotomy. Cephalometry Compared with 2-D Photogrammetry

By Jan Rustemeyer


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29. Corticotomy and Miniplate Anchorage for Treating Severe Anterior Open-Bite: Current Clinical Applications

By Mehmet Cemal Akay


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30. Office – Based Facial Cosmetic Procedures

By Farzin Sarkarat, Behnam Bohluli and Roozbeh Kahali


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31. Facial Sculpturing by Fat Grafting

By Behnam Bohluli, Mehran Aghagoli, Farzin Sarkarat, Mansour Malekzadeh and Nima Moharamnejad


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32. Diagnosis and Management of Temporomandibular Disorders

By Fina Navi, Mohammad Hosein Kalantar Motamedi, Koroush Taheri Talesh, Esshagh Lasemi and Zahra Nematollahi


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