Secondary Bone Grafting of Alveolar Clefts

  • Frank E. Abyholm
  • Sayuri Otaki
  • Masatomo Yorimoto


Cleft patients with a permanent osseous defect of the alveolar arch and maxilla will, even after the best surgical and orthodontic treatment, be left with the following deficiencies:


Bone Grafting Alveolar Bone Orthodontic Treatment Lateral Incisor Root Resorption 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Frank E. Abyholm
    • 1
  • Sayuri Otaki
    • 2
    • 3
  • Masatomo Yorimoto
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Plastic SurgeryRikshopitalet National HospitalOsloNorway
  2. 2.Department of Plastic SurgeryTane General HospitalOsaka-ShiJapan
  3. 3.Department of Plastic SurgeryOsaka City University Medical SchoolOsaka-ShiJapan
  4. 4.Yorimoto Dental ClinicOsaka-ShiJapan

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