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Epiprosthetic Rehabilitation: Patient’s Acceptance of a Facial Epithesis Following Tumor Surgery

  • G. F. Duncan
Part of the Recent Results in Cancer Research book series (RECENTCANCER, volume 134)

Abstract

Facial epitheses restore by artificial means the appearance and symmetry of the craniofacial region by duplicating the anatomy removed due to surgery or absent or malformed since birth.

Keywords

Medical Adhesive Open Defect Craniofacial Region Tissue Compatibility Yellow Ocher 
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Reference

  1. Bulbulian A (1962) Modern facial prosthetics. Med Biol Illustration VII 2: 92 - 97Google Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. F. Duncan
    • 1
  1. 1.Graphica Sculptura MedicaRochesterUSA

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