Surgical correction of squre mandible by an intraoral approach
Hu Jing, Wang Dazhang, Zou Shujuan.College of Stomatology, West China University of Medical Sciences, Chengdu 610041
Twenty eight patients with squre mandible resulting from hypertrophy of mandibular angle and masseter muscle were examined clinically and radiographically to assess the characteristics of the deformity. A surgical technique of correcting squre mandible by the intraoral apporach was introduced and described. The results showed that the facial appearance of all cases were improved significantly after operation.