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U-shaped osteotomy in management of paranasal deficiency

Authors
Journal
International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
0901-5027
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
Volume
35
Issue
12
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijom.2006.09.014

Abstract

Abstract When paranasal deficiencies are not accompanied by occlusal alterations, mobilization of the maxilla via Le Fort I osteotomy may not be justified. In this preliminary, report for the first time is presented a U-shaped osteotomy (USO) that mobilizes anteriorly and/or superiorly the maxillary bone surrounding the pirifom aperture. Advantages and indications of this new procedure are discussed.

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