volume 40, issue 8, Pe277-e284 2012
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcms.2012.01.003
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Nan Jiang, Yuchun Hsu, Ashish Khadka, Jing Hu, Dazhang Wang, Qiushi Wang, Jihua Li

Abstract: Among the East Asian population, a long or square face produces a characteristic coarse and masculine appearance and is therefore considered undesirable and unattractive. Because of this many Orientals seek to achieve a harmonious contour of their face by undergoing various cosmetic surgical procedures. Mandibular contouring for a long or asymmetrical face with/without square jaw is rarely reported in the literature and the objective of this study was to investigate the effectiveness of total or partial inferi…

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