Treatment of a mandibular fracture with biodegradable plate in an infant: Report of a case


Senel F. , Tekin U., Imamoglu M.

ORAL SURGERY ORAL MEDICINE ORAL PATHOLOGY ORAL RADIOLOGY AND ENDODONTOLOGY, vol.101, no.4, pp.448-450, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 101 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.tripleo.2005.07.020
  • Title of Journal : ORAL SURGERY ORAL MEDICINE ORAL PATHOLOGY ORAL RADIOLOGY AND ENDODONTOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.448-450

Abstract

Mandibular fractures in infants are rare. Different methods have been described for treatment of fractures of the mandible in infants. internal fixation of a mandibular fracture with a biodegradable plate in an 8-month-old baby is described. In addition, choices of treatment modality in such cases are discussed.