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July 1978

Double-Sliding Genioplasty for Correction of Severe Micrognathia

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Otolaryngology, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York.

Arch Otolaryngol. 1978;104(7):376-379. doi:10.1001/archotol.1978.00790070014003

• Profile correction of cosmetically deforming micrognathia in patients with functional occlusion may be attained by the foreshifting of multiple horizontal oblique osteotomy segments of the anterior mandible. We discuss the development, limitations, advantages, preoperative evaluation, and surgical technique of this method.

(Arch Otolaryngol 104:376-379, 1978)

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