Surgical diseases of the mandible. The principles of diagnosis and treatment

Aust Dent J. 1977 Apr;22(2):132-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1834-7819.1977.tb04465.x.

Abstract

Several unusual abnormalities are presented in this abstract of a lecture on surgical diseases of the mandible. The importance of physical signs in clinical dental surgery is emphasized. A protocol of treatment of mandibular condylar hyperplasia and masseteric hypertrophy is suggested.

MeSH terms

  • Auscultation
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Exostoses / diagnosis
  • Exostoses / surgery
  • Humans
  • Hyperplasia / surgery
  • Inflammation / diagnosis
  • Mandibular Condyle / pathology
  • Mandibular Diseases / diagnosis
  • Mandibular Diseases / surgery*
  • Mandibular Neoplasms / diagnosis
  • Mandibular Neoplasms / surgery
  • Masticatory Muscles / pathology
  • Osteotomy