S-Space College of Dentistry/School of Dentistry (치과대학/치의학대학원) Dept. of Dentistry (치의학과) Journal Papers (저널논문_치의학과)
구순구개열환자의 악교정 수술 후 재발 증례에서의 구내 상악골 신장술
Intraoral distraction osteogensis system for the correction of midface deficiency in a cleft lip and palate patient with relapse following orthognathic surgery
- 이정은; 백승학; 김명진; 장영일
- Issue Date
- 대한구순구개열학회지 2004;7:63-76
- Cleft lip and palate(CLP) patients usually have midface deficiency and Class III malocclusion. Distraction osteogenesis (DO) has been used recently to correct the maxillary hypoplasia with stable and predictable result. Both external and internal devices that permit midface distraction are available, This case report describes intraoral DO for correction of the midface deficiency in a adult CLP patient with relapse following orthognathic surgery. The purpose of this report is to present advantages of the intraoral DO for the treatment of CLP, The relative and potential clinical indications, treatment planning, patient preparation, and possible vector control for DO are discussed.