volume 40, issue 7, P559-567 2012
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcms.2011.10.009
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Kouta Shimomatsu, Etsuro Nozoe, Kiyohide Ishihata, Takako Okawachi, Norifumi Nakamura

Abstract: In this study, we evaluated the three-dimensional (3D) soft tissue configuration of Japanese females with/without jaw deformity in order to establish the polygonal view of facial soft tissue deformity three-dimensionally. A polygonal chart was applied to assess the outcomes of orthognathic surgery for patients with mandibular hyperplasia with/without deviation. The study included 20 Japanese females with mandibular hyperplasia with/without deviation. All patients received mandibular setback surgery, and 3D mea…

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