Volume 7, Issue 1 (5-1993)                   Med J Islam Repub Iran 1993 | Back to browse issues page

XML Print


Download citation:
BibTeX | RIS | EndNote | Medlars | ProCite | Reference Manager | RefWorks
Send citation to:

A.Y. TAHER A. ISOLATED Z YGOMATICO-ORBI TAL INJURIES (lZOIs) IN TEHRAN: AN ANALYSIS OF 375 C ASES. Med J Islam Repub Iran. 1993; 7 (1) :17-22
URL: http://mjiri.iums.ac.ir/article-1-1454-en.html
From the Clinic of O.M.F. Surgery. Baqiet-Ullah University Hospital. Tehran. Islamic Republic of Iran.
Abstract:   (2095 Views)
Zygomatico-orbital injuries (ZOls) are the most common injuries treated by the oral and maxillofacial surgeons. A respective analysis of 375 pateints with 1Z0ls treated in Najmeia and Baqiet-Ullah University Hospitals during a six-year period from 1984 to 1990 is presented. Male cases accounted for 94.4% (354) 59.46% (223) of the fractures involved the zygomatic bone, 70.13% (259) were fractures due to gunshot injuries, and 29.33% (I 10) were due to motor vehicle accidents (MV A). The etiology, pattern, and incidence of the injuries, as well as age, sex, presence of infection, time of treatments, and the results are discussed.
Full-Text [PDF 766 kb]   (790 Downloads)    
Type of Study: Original Research | Subject: Surgery