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Treatment of skeletal open-bite malocclusion with lymphangioma of the tongue

Title
Treatment of skeletal open-bite malocclusion with lymphangioma of the tongue
Authors
Chooryung J. Chung;Soonshin Hwang;Kyung-Ho Kim;Yoon-Jeong Choi
Issue Date
2012
Journal Title
American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
ISSN
0889-5406
Citation
American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Vol.141(5) : 627~640, 2012
Abstract
Lymphangioma of the tongue causes massive tongue enlargement, leading to difficulties in swallowing and mastication, speech disturbances, airway obstruction, and skeletal deformities such as open-bite malocclusion. Early reduction of tongue volume improved the excessive open bite in a young girl, but it was not sufficient to redirect the original hyperdivergent growth pattern. Orthodontic camouflage treatment was therefore rendered. Long-term evaluation after tongue-reduction surgery and orthodontic treatment is presented
URI
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0889540612000558

http://ir.ymlib.yonsei.ac.kr/handle/22282913/89436
DOI
10.1016/j.ajodo.2010.07.029
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1. 연구논문 > 2. College of Dentistry > Dept. of Orthodontics
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