ostectomy


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ostectomy

Surgery to remove bone.
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En bloc resection or enucleation with peripheral ostectomy results in the best outcome.
The other 7 cases were treated with peripheral ostectomy due to the radiologically multilocular features and relative larger size.
Methods: two groups of six pairs of ulnae were plated with a small-fragment LCP around a 1 cm ostectomy.
Evaluation of particulate bioglass in a rabbit radius ostectomy model.
Radial ostectomy has also been reported as a treatment for radioulnar synostosis.
The fraenectomy was performed with an Er,Cr:YSGG laser to remove the labial mucosa part of the fraenum, to carry out an ostectomy and to section the transeptal fibres as far as the palatal tissue (Fig.
Ultrasonic ostectomy for the surgical approach of the maxillary sinus: A technical note.
The Waterlase (TM) is the first laser to receive clearance for these new bone, periodontal and general soft tissue surgical indications: Osteoplasty and osseous recontouring (removal of bone to correct osseous defects and create physiologic osseous contours); Ostectomy (resection of bone to restore bony architecture, resection of bone for grafting, etc); Osseous crown lengthening; Flap preparation -- incision of soft tissue to prepare a flap and expose unerupted teeth (hard and soft tissue impactions); Full thickness flap; Partial thickness flap; Split thickness flap; Removal of granulation tissue from bony defects; and laser soft tissue curettage of the post-extraction tooth sockets and the periapical area during apical surgery.
Femoral head ostectomy is a good option for treatment of birds with femoral neck fractures and should be considered the treatment of choice for free-living birds.
Treatment: The surgical treatment included peripheral ostectomy of the mandible, via an intraoral approach, for the removal of the lesion and restoration of the bone defect with an iliac bone autograft.