Pivot Technique Combined With Mandibular Backward Distraction Osteogenesis for the Patient With High Risk for Relapse

Kensuke Yamauchi*, Tetsu Takahashi, Takeshi Kaneuji, Shinnosuke Nogami, Ikuya Miyamoto, Bernd Lethaus

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)658-660
JournalJournal of Craniofacial Surgery
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - May 2012


  • Mandibular distraction
  • relapse
  • progressive condylar resorption
  • backward distraction
  • floating bone concept

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