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What Kind Of Doctor Handles Facial Bone Fractures
Could getting hit in the face causing a fractured facial bone and concussion? How is this treated?
A fracture is a broken bone. As there is cartilage at the end of many bones at the joint, a fracture may also include a break in the cartilage. Fractures and broken bones are the same thing. It seems that many believe that a "fracture" is a lesser injury or an incomplete break in the bone, but this is not correct. Fractures may be displaced or ...Read more
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Could getting hit in the face causing a fractured facial bone and concussion count as tbi (traumatic brain injury) for military enlistment purposes?
29 year-old woman who has been suffering malocclusion and tinnitus since a facial fracture 5 years ago, is now looking for her first surgical.....?
Several types!: Three specialities predominantly treat these fractures. Plastic surgeons, ent, and oral surgery. It varies with the community and hospital and the interest of the physician. The most experienced physicians are usually associated with a level i or ii trauma center which sees a high volume of facial fractures. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
These days, certain doctors and professors state that tongue thrusting can lead to undesirable facial bone remodelling in adults. I tongue thrusted very hard downwards five times When swallowing drink, will this have caused any downward growth?
One time event ?: If you did this one time only -- no chance of a problem. If it is a frequently recurring habit, then you might have a problem over time. Most likely you will not alter your facial bones as such, but rather your alveolar processes supporting your teeth resulting in tooth movement which will change your facial appearance. See the Orthodontist for help if this is a habit. Good Luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Got a black eye a month and 8 weeks ago. Got A facial scan no fracture. Saw eye doc a week after. feel some discomfort on the bone around the eye stil?
Black eye: May be musculoskeletal/nerve irrtation but would also repeat the facial films as sometimes when it is a non displaced new fracture, you do not see the actual fracture line , but after a month the density of healing bone is different then normal bone so you will see that there was a fracture .f/u with doc/urgent care ...Read more
Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more
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