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Complications in Craniofacial Trauma: An Overview of Some Common Problems

  • Mustansir Alibhai
  • Esther Perera
  • Michael Perry
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Abstract

Complications are a common occurrence in all surgical disciplines. They can occur as a direct consequence of the disease or injury itself, or they can arise as a result of the treatment provided. Craniofacial injuries and their management are no different, and all of us will encounter complications in our patients from time to time.

Keywords

Complications Infection Malunion Paralysis Acute Chronic 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mustansir Alibhai
    • 1
  • Esther Perera
    • 2
  • Michael Perry
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Oral and Maxillofacial SurgeryUniversity College Hospital and Barts Health TrustLondonUK
  2. 2.Northwick Park HospitalLondonUK
  3. 3.Department of Oral and Maxillofacial SurgeryRegional Unit Northwick Park and St Mary’s HospitalLondonUK

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