Most condylar fractures of the mandible may be treated by closed reduction and appropriate physiotherapy. Some, however, absolutely should be opened and reduced anatomically; with others, good arguments for open reduction may be offered. This article reviews the possible indications for open reduction and presents an approach that conceals the scar.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||10|
|Journal||Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery|
|State||Published - Feb 1983|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Oral Surgery