Orthognathic treatment (applicable for facial cleft deformities)
(5) Midfacial distraction with external distractor in three-dimensions Le Fort I osteotomy + posterior ostectomy (strip of bone removed for contraction, a postero-superior rotation) in a unilateral cleft lip, alveolus and palate case
3-D-distraction â€“ screw adjustment to tilt upper jaw
3-D cranio-maxillary distraction (= 2 vector-distraction and rotation) 287
Book: Cleft Ultimate Treatment -- Oro-facial and Cranio-maxillo-facial Deformities (Second Edition) Authors: Dr. Kurt Butow and Dr. Roger Z...