Bimaxillary surgery in Class III malocclusion: Soft and hard tissue changes


Aydil B. A., Özer N., Marsan G.

JOURNAL OF CRANIO-MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY, vol.41, no.3, pp.254-257, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 41 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jcms.2012.10.004
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF CRANIO-MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.254-257
  • Keywords: Bimaxillary surgery, Class III malocclusion, FORT-I OSTEOTOMY, ORTHOGNATHIC SURGERY, FOLLOW-UP, ADVANCEMENT, STABILITY, MOVEMENT
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

The aim of this study was to quantify anteroposterior facial soft tissue changes with respect to underlying skeletal movements after Le Fort I maxillary advancement and mandibular setback surgery with sagittal split osteotomy in Class III skeletal deformity by using lateral cephalograms taken before and after the operation.