陳旧性外歯瘻手術における Rhomboid-to-W technique の応用 [in Japanese] Clinical application of the Rhomboid-to-W technique for chronic external dental fistula [in Japanese]
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Chronic external dental fistula is associated with relatively large scars and granulation tissue around the cutaneous fistula.<BR>We treated 4 cases of external dental fistulas by the Rhomboid-to-W technique, which can be performed simultaneously to the excision of the orifice and canal of the fistula and plastic repair of the tissue defect.<BR>Few studies have used this technique to treat external dental fistula.<BR>This technique has some advantages for treating external dental fistula and is relatively easy. We report this procedure and some cases.
- Journal of Oral Surgery Society of Japan
Journal of Oral Surgery Society of Japan 51(11), 571-574, 2005-11-20
Japanese Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons