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Mandibular Growth Anomalies

Terminology - Aetiology Diagnosis - Treatment


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVII
  2. The Basics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Hugo L. Obwegeser
      Pages 3-7
    3. Hugo L. Obwegeser
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    6. Hugo L. Obwegeser
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  3. Condylar Hyperactivity

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 137-137
    2. Hugo L. Obwegeser
      Pages 139-144
    3. Hugo L. Obwegeser
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    4. Hugo L. Obwegeser
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    7. Hugo L. Obwegeser
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About this book


Was ever a foreword requested for God's words? It is not trey had recommended me to pay a visit to Zurich. I indecent to write a preface for Hugo's "Growing Man­ could not do this at that time, but I must say that after my first visit to him in 1968 I deeply felt that I had lost dible"? After training in the Jaw's Old Testament, Hugo is writing the New One that he taught for 40 years long. years by not being familiar with his various easy ways of Indeed, the last decade has been fertile in mechanical handling the mandible. gadgets which have made diagnosis and surgery easier, such as, accurate CT 3-D images, and absorbable plating Tact: December 1967 or osteodistraction, which brings a fine touch to treat­ A "peer review committee" had been invited to Foch ment timing in children. However, all of this does not Hospital for a debate on the validity of the newly born encompass the intellectual process, basic principles, craniofacial surgery. Demonstrations were provided for tactics and procedures.


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Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.University HospitalZürichSwitzerland

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Mandibular Growth Anomalies
  • Book Subtitle Terminology - Aetiology Diagnosis - Treatment
  • Authors Hugo L. Obwegeser
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2001
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-540-67214-2
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-642-08655-7
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-662-04534-3
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XVII, 451
  • Number of Illustrations 263 b/w illustrations, 5 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
    Nuclear Medicine
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