bimaxillary


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Related to bimaxillary: bimaxillary protrusion

bi·max·il·lar·y

 (bī-măk′sə-lĕr′ē)
adj.
Relating to or affecting both jaws.
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Three-dimensional soft-tissue and hard-tissue changes in the treatment of bimaxillary protrusion.
The orthodontic retraction of anterior teeth following four premolar extractions has been shown to significantly decrease the vermilion height and lip area in bimaxillary protrusive patients (5).
A three dimensional analysis of soft and hard tissue changes following bimaxillary orthognathic surgery in skeletal III patients.
[3] Two cases of bimaxillary protrusion having Class I malocclusion were planned to be treated with fixed mechanotherapy followed by PAOO to accelerate the finishing and reduce the overall treatment duration.
However, the Class I group was either normal with no malocclusion or presented with bimaxillary protrusion.
One hundred twenty-two (42.66%) interventions required bimaxillary osteotomies, and 164 (57.34%) required bilateral sagittal split osteotomies (BSSOs).
One of the ways to benefit Class III patients such aesthetically as functionality is performed bimaxillary orthognathic surgery by means of treatment plannings based on alterations of the OP [13, 14].
This article will concentrate on Le Fort I type surgeries, as this is the most common type of surgery undertaken in isolation or as part of bimaxillary orthognathic surgery and directly affects nasal appearance.
After the placement of bimaxillary arch bars, each fracture was exposed with intraoral incision.