International Archives of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is an open access, peer reviewed journal that covers multidisciplinary aspects of diagnosis and treatment of patients with diseases or injuries affecting the face, neck, mouth, and jaws. The journal gathers all the high end research, review, cases and other type of articles.
All submitted articles undergo double peer review process and are selectively accepted upon approval of an Editor. Published articles are immediately made available for the readers to read and download without any restriction barriers under the terms of Creative Common Attribution License. Journal scope includes but not limit to blepharoplasty, cleft palate, cosmetic facial surgery, craniofacial surgery, cranio-maxillofacial trauma, dental implant, facial reconstruction, head and neck reconstruction, lip reconstruction, mandibular nerve surgery, neck liposuction, oro facial pain, orofacial surgery braces, orthogenetic surgery, osseo integration, plastic and reconstructive surgery, rhytidectomy, scalp surgery, upper jaw surgery, etc.
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Open Access DOI:10.23937/iaoms-2017/1710011
Khaled Gamal Dahy, Katsu Takahashi, Honoka Kiso, Kensaku Aihara, Kazuo Chin and Kazuhisa Bessho
Article Type: Case Report | First Published: October 17, 2018
Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders are under-diagnosed in pediatric patients, and infantile TMJ luxation is a very rare condition. Luxation early in life can cause skletofacial problems, such as retrognathia, if it is left untreated for a long time. It is well known that severe retrognathia is one of the most common causes of sleep-disordered breathing (SDB). The authors report a case of infantile TMJ luxation with secondary retrognathia ass...
Open Access DOI:10.23937/iaoms-2017/1710010
Merino Domingo F, Martin Medina P, Lopez Fernandez P, Zafra Vallejo V, Salvador Alvarez E, Gutierrez Diaz R, Sanchez Aniceto G and Ramos A
Article Type: RESEARCH ARTICLE | First Published: September 07, 2018
Tumors of salivary glands constitute 3% of neoplasms of the body. Clinical signs and symptoms usually occur in tumors at advance stages. Dynamic-contrast-enhanced and diffusion-weighted MR sequences have been described as useful diagnostic tools in other locations. Our goal is to evaluate the utility of these techniques for parotid tumors. We retrospectively reviewed the Parotid tumors operated by our department whit Dynamic-contrast-enhanced and...
Open Access DOI:10.23937/iaoms-2017/1710009
Nagwan A Elsayed, Marwah Anas El-Wegoud, Omniya M Abdel Aziz, Ashraf F Nabhan and Emad S Helmy
Article Type: Review Article | First Published: August 27, 2018
Myofascial Pain Dysfunction (MPD) is a regional muscular pain characterized by the presence of trigger points (TrPs), which are painful points cause referred pain when stimulated. There are many treatment modalities for MPD. However, no treatment has proved its superiority over the others yet. To figure out what is the most effective treatment in relieving pain in patients with myofascial pain dysfunction (MPD) among local anesthesia, botox and trigger point dry needling....
Open Access DOI:10.23937/iaoms-2017/1710008
Md Kalim Ansari, Shaikh Amjad, Sharique Alam and Tabishur Rahman
Article Type: Case Report | First Published: August 27, 2018
In the contemporary surgical scenario, there is no consensus amongst practitioners regarding management of Odontogenic infection in Hemophilia patients and proper treatment is not administered often in fear of bleeding. We report successful management of a case of Severe Hemophilia A with buccal space infection based on protocol designed by Ansari MK, et al.  for managing space infection in Hemophilia patient....
Open Access DOI:10.23937/iaoms-2017/1710007
Jorge Lolas Millard, Emilio Moreno Apablaza, Rodrigo Fariña Sirandoni, Alfonso Vergara Carmona and Daniel Pino Diaz
Article Type: Research Article | First Published: July 23, 2018
There are two categories or generations of autologous platelets concentrate (APC). The first generation or gels rich in growth factors (GFs) are obtained using anticoagulants and require subsequent platelet activation through the addition of thrombin or calcium chloride. In this group is the platelet-rich plasma (PRP)....
Open Access DOI:10.23937/iaoms-2017/1710006
Mauricio Barreda Hale, Daniel Pino, Emilio Moreno, Tomas Donoso and Claudio Huentequeo
Article Type: Case Report and Literature Review | First Published: July 21, 2018
Metastases in oral cavity possesses a low frequency. They represent approximately 1% of malignant process in mouth, being the mandible the most prevalent and in an even smaller number it affects the temporomandibular joint. We present a 72-year-old male gender patient, who asks for temporomandibular pain initially interpreted as a temporomandibular disorder; after radiographic control an osteolytic lesion is identified in the right mandibular con...
Open Access DOI:10.23937/iaoms-2017/1710005
Mark Contini, Jurjen Schortinghuis, Thomas F Putters and Arjan Vissink
Article Type: Original Article | First Published: July 02, 2018
The objective of this study was to assess whether patient instructions for the post-operative period are best remembered when given well before, just before or after surgical removal of a third molar. Also, the effect of preoperative anxiety on memory and pain was evaluated. A total of 105 patients were included. Baseline anxiety levels were assessed by a questionnaire. Next, patients were assigned to one of three groups in which the instructions...
Open Access DOI:10.23937/iaoms-2017/1710004
Jalal Hamama, Lahcen Khalfi, Kamal Fiqhi and Karim EL Khatib
Article Type: Case Report | First Published: February 23, 2018
Odontogenic myxoma (OM) is a benign, locally invasive and aggressive, non-metastasizing neoplasm of the jaw bones. This article presents a rare case of odontogenic myxoma occurring in the maxilla of a 42-year-old female patient with review of the literature emphasizing a huge controversy regarding the surgical management....
Open Access DOI:10.23937/iaoms-2017/1710003
Guarnieri Renzo, Stefano Ippoliti, Stefanelli Luigi, De Angelis Francesca, Di Carlo Stefano and Pompa Giorgio
Article Type: Research Article | First Published: October 09, 2017
The aim of the present study was to clinically and histologically evaluate outcomes of alveolar ridge preservation technique using a collagen membrane associated to bovine-derived bone (MB), and a collagen membrane associated to porcine-derived bone (MP)....
Open Access DOI:10.23937/iaoms-2017/1710002
Leandro dos Santos Bicallho, Camila Magalhães Cardador, Devid Ribeiro Zille, João Paulo Figueiró Longo and Rander Pereira Avelar
Article Type: Research Article | First Published: August 31, 2017
Orthognathic surgery is defined as a surgery process that aims to correct congenital or acquired jaws deformities. This surgical process consists essentially of a series of osteotomies to reposition all the displaced parts of the jaw to achieve an ideal static and dynamical dental occlusion and facial symmetry....
Open Access DOI:10.23937/iaoms-2017/1710001
Kerlison Paulino de Oliveira , Valmir Braga de Aquino Mendonca, Romulo Dias de Oliveira and Marco Aurelio Medeiros da Silva
Article Type: Research Article | First Published: July 29, 2017
To obtain a functional and stable occlusion, it is important to have an adequate transverse maxillary dimension. It is estimated that 8 to 18% of patients seeking an orthodontic assessment present alterations to that dimension associated to multiple etiological factors....
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