International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
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Review Papers | Dental Science | India | Volume 6 Issue 5, May 2017

Management of Mandibular Fractures in Completely Edentulous Patients

Divyadharsini V | Dr. Dhanraj [13]

Abstract: This review aims to discuss various methods for the management of mandibular fractures in completely edentulous patients. In severely atrophic mandible, even very minor trauma can cause fracture. Additionally, pathologic fracture during mastication can occur. The reduction and fixation techniques for treatment of fractures of the edentulous mandible are based on the fundamental principles of adequate bone fragment apposition and immobilization.

Keywords: Mandibular, Fractures, Edentulous, Open reduction, Bone plating

Edition: Volume 6 Issue 5, May 2017,

Pages: 1635 - 1638

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