Ultrasonic Welded Resorbable Mesh (SonicWeld Rx System) in Reconstruction of Segmental Mandibular Defects: Technical Note and Report of 2 Cases

J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2015 Nov;73(11):2241-50. doi: 10.1016/j.joms.2015.06.163. Epub 2015 Jun 25.

Abstract

The present report describes 2 patients who underwent mandibular reconstruction after segmental mandibulectomy for benign pathology. The potential of an ultrasonic-aided biodegradable system for containment of a nonvascularized bone graft is discussed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Humans
  • Male
  • Mandible / abnormalities*
  • Mandible / diagnostic imaging
  • Mandible / surgery*
  • Middle Aged
  • Radiography, Panoramic
  • Surgical Mesh*
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed