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  1. While the principles of eyelid reconstruction are well-established, achieving good functional and aesthetic reconstruction remains challenging.

    Authors: Francesco Inchingolo, Marco Tatullo, Fabio M Abenavoli, Massimo Marrelli, Alessio D Inchingolo, Roberto Corelli, Angelo M Inchingolo and Gianna Dipalma

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2009 5:26

    Content type: Short report

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  2. Desmoplastic fibroma (DF) is a rare, benign but locally aggressive, intraosseous lesion with a high tendency of local recurrence. In this report the actual literature is reviewed regarding epidemiological data...

    Authors: Michael Schneider, André C Zimmermann, Rita A Depprich, Norbert R Kübler, Rainer Engers, Christian D Naujoks and Jörg Handschel

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2009 5:25

    Content type: Review

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  3. Solitary neurofibroma is a rare benign non-odontogenic tumor. Particularly in the oral cavity, neurogenic tumors are rare, especially if they are malignant. Neurofibromas may present either as solitary lesions...

    Authors: Rita Depprich, Daman D Singh, Petra Reinecke, Norbert R Kübler and Jörg Handschel

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2009 5:24

    Content type: Review

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  4. Cellular reactions to alloplastic bone substitute materials (BSM) are a subject of interest in basic research. In regenerative dentistry, these bone grafting materials are routinely combined with enamel matrix...

    Authors: Christoph Reichert, Bilal Al-Nawas, Ralf Smeets, Adrian Kasaj, Werner Götz and Marcus O Klein

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2009 5:23

    Content type: Research

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  5. Fibrous dysplasia has been regarded as a developmental skeletal disorder characterized by replacement of normal bone with benign cellular fibrous connective tissue. It has now become evident that fibrous dyspl...

    Authors: Liviu Feller, Neil H Wood, Razia AG Khammissa, Johan Lemmer and Erich J Raubenheimer

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2009 5:22

    Content type: Review

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  6. Methylergonovine is an ergot alkaloid widely used in postpartum women. It is also an active metabolite of methysergide and previous studies suggest that it could be effective against refractory headache and cl...

    Authors: Alfredo I Niño-Maldonado, Gary Caballero-García, Wilfrido Mercado-Bochero, Fernando Rico-Villademoros and Elena P Calandre

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2009 5:21

    Content type: Research

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  7. In this preliminary prospective study, we compared unilateral and bilateral thyroarytenoid muscle injections of Botulinum toxin (Dysport) in 31 patients with adductor spasmodic dysphonia, who had undergone mor...

    Authors: Tahwinder Upile, Behrad Elmiyeh, Waseem Jerjes, Vyas Prasad, Panagiotis Kafas, Jesuloba Abiola, Bryan Youl, Ruth Epstein, Colin Hopper, Holger Sudhoff and John Rubin

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2009 5:20

    Content type: Research

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  8. Nasal hypersecretion due to idiopathic rhinitis can often not be treated sufficiently by conventional medication. Botulinum toxin A (BTA) has been injected into the nasal mucosa in patients with nasal hypersec...

    Authors: Saskia Rohrbach, Katharina Junghans, Sibylle Köhler and Rainer Laskawi

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2009 5:18

    Content type: Methodology

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  9. True ossification of the auricle with cartilage replacement by bone, is a very rare clinical entity and can result in an entirely rigid auricle.

    Authors: Nicholas S Mastronikolis, Peter Zampakis, Christina Kalogeropoulou, Theodoros Stathas, Vassiliki Siabi, Eleni Geropoulou and Panos D Goumas

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2009 5:17

    Content type: Case Study

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  10. A 22-year-old man presented for orthodontic surgery because of mandibular prognathism. Clinical symptoms suggested acromegaly, and diagnosis was verified by an endocrinologist as well as by radiograph. Bilater...

    Authors: Martin Gosau, Corinna Vogel, Antonios Moralis, Peter Proff, Johannes Kleinheinz and Oliver Driemel

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2009 5:16

    Content type: Case report

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  11. The aim of the present study was to analyze the osteogenic potential of a biphasic calcium composite material (BCC) with a negative surface charge for maxillary sinus floor augmentation. In a 61 year old patie...

    Authors: Ralf Smeets, Andreas Kolk, Marcus Gerressen, Oliver Driemel, Oliver Maciejewski, Benita Hermanns-Sachweh, Dieter Riediger and Jamal M. Stein

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2009 5:13

    Content type: Methodology

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  12. Several grafting materials have been used in sinus augmentation procedures including autogenous bone, demineralized freeze-dried bone (DFDBA), hydroxyapatite, β-tricalcium phosphate (β-TCP), anorganic deprotei...

    Authors: Jörg Handschel, Melani Simonowska, Christian Naujoks, Rita A. Depprich, Michelle A. Ommerborn, Ulrich Meyer and Norbert R. Kübler

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2009 5:12

    Content type: Review

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  13. The immunological response to solid tumours is insufficient. Therefore, tumour specific antigens have been explored to facilitate the activation of the immune system. The cancer/testis antigen class of MAGE-A ...

    Authors: Urs DA Müller-Richter, Albert Dowejko, Tobias Reuther, Johannes Kleinheinz, Torsten E Reichert and Oliver Driemel

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2009 5:10

    Content type: Research

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  14. A rare case of aneurysmal bone cyst (ABC) located in the mandibular condyle in a 10-year-old boy is presented. The patient came to our attention for a sudden swelling in the right temporomandibular region, the...

    Authors: Sandro Pelo, Giulio Gasparini, Roberto Boniello, Alessandro Moro and Pier Francesco Amoroso

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2009 5:8

    Content type: Case Study

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  15. Sleep bruxism has been described as a combination of different orofacial motor activities that include grinding, clenching and tapping, although accurate distribution of the activities still remains to be clar...

    Authors: Hidehiro Yoshimi, Kenichi Sasaguri, Katsushi Tamaki and Sadao Sato

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2009 5:7

    Content type: Methodology

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  16. Alterations of the binding epitopes of bone morphogenetic protein-2 (BMP-2) lead to a modified interaction with the ectodomains of BMP receptors. In the present study the biological effect of a BMP-2 double mu...

    Authors: Uwe Klammert, Joachim Nickel, Kristian Würzler, Christoph Klingelhöffer, Walter Sebald, Alexander C Kübler and Tobias Reuther

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2009 5:6

    Content type: Research

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  17. Myeloma is characterized by monoclonal bone marrow plasmacytosis, the presence of M-protein in serum and/or in urine and osteolytic bone lesions. HIV-seropositive subjects with myeloma are younger at the time ...

    Authors: Liviu Feller, Jason White, Neil H Wood, Michael Bouckaert, Johan Lemmer and Erich J Raubenheimer

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2009 5:4

    Content type: Case report

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  18. In literature, many different types of foreign objects have been found to have caused eye injuries. These objects can range from organic to inorganic matter such as glass, wood, pencil, nails and fishhooks. On...

    Authors: Ehab Wasfi, B Kendrick, T Yasen, Priya Varma and Alaa A Abd-Elsayed

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2009 5:2

    Content type: Case report

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  19. Active myofascial trigger points (MTrPs) have been found to contribute to chronic tension-type headache and migraine. The purpose of this case series was to examine if active trigger points (TrPs) provoking cl...

    Authors: Elena P Calandre, Javier Hidalgo, Juan M Garcia-Leiva, Fernando Rico-Villademoros and Antonia Delgado-Rodriguez

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2008 4:32

    Content type: Short report

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  20. Titanium and titanium alloys are widely used for fabrication of dental implants. Since the material composition and the surface topography of a biomaterial play a fundamental role in osseointegration, various ...

    Authors: Rita Depprich, Holger Zipprich, Michelle Ommerborn, Christian Naujoks, Hans-Peter Wiesmann, Sirichai Kiattavorncharoen, Hans-Christoph Lauer, Ulrich Meyer, Norbert R Kübler and Jörg Handschel

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2008 4:30

    Content type: Research

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  21. Osseointegration is crucial for the long-term success of dental implants and depends on the tissue reaction at the tissue-implant interface. Mechanical properties and biocompatibility make zirconia a suitable ...

    Authors: Rita Depprich, Michelle Ommerborn, Holger Zipprich, Christian Naujoks, Jörg Handschel, Hans-Peter Wiesmann, Norbert R Kübler and Ulrich Meyer

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2008 4:29

    Content type: Research

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  22. Spindle cell carcinoma (SpCC) is a rare, high malignant variant of squamous cell carcinoma (SCC), which shows biphasic proliferation of conventional SCC component and malignant spindle shape cells with sarcoma...

    Authors: Naoki Katase, Ryo Tamamura, Mehmet Gunduz, Jun Murakami, Jun-Ichi Asaumi, Goichi Tsukamoto, Akira Sasaki and Hitoshi Nagatsuka

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2008 4:28

    Content type: Case report

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  23. Reconstruction of the facial hard- and soft tissues is of special concern for the rehabilitation of patients especially after ablative tumor surgery has been performed. Impaired soft and hard tissue conditions...

    Authors: Rita A Depprich, Christian D Naujoks, Ulrich Meyer, Norbert R Kübler and Jörg G Handschel

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2008 4:27

    Content type: Case report

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  24. The successful use of zirconia ceramics in orthopedic surgery led to a demand for dental zirconium-based implant systems. Because of its excellent biomechanical characteristics, biocompatibility, and bright to...

    Authors: Rita Depprich, Holger Zipprich, Michelle Ommerborn, Eduardo Mahn, Lydia Lammers, Jörg Handschel, Christian Naujoks, Hans-Peter Wiesmann, Norbert R Kübler and Ulrich Meyer

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2008 4:25

    Content type: Research

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  25. Ewing sarcoma (ES) of the mandible is rare and can be mistaken for inflammation of dental origin. We present a 24-year old male patient which underwent radical tumour surgery and primary reconstruction with a ...

    Authors: Martin Gosau, Daniel Baumhoer, Stefan Ihrler, Johannes Kleinheinz and Oliver Driemel

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2008 4:24

    Content type: Case report

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  26. Psychological factors are not only important in patients with temporomandibular disorders (TMDs), but also in patients suffering from tooth loss and/or in those awaiting prosthodontic care with fixed or remova...

    Authors: Michelle A Ommerborn, Alfons Hugger, Johannes Kruse, Jörg GK Handschel, Rita A Depprich, Ulrich Stüttgen, Stefan Zimmer and Wolfgang HM Raab

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2008 4:23

    Content type: Research

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  27. Different types of bioabsorbable and nonresorbable membranes have been widely used for guided tissue regeneration (GTR) with its ultimate goal of regenerating lost periodontal structures. The purpose of the pr...

    Authors: Adrian Kasaj, Christoph Reichert, Hermann Götz, Bernd Röhrig, Ralf Smeets and Brita Willershausen

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2008 4:22

    Content type: Research

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  28. A case of low-grade intraosseous fibrosarcoma of the mandible in a 9-year-old girl is described. The patient underwent pre-surgical chemotherapy which was abandoned as unsuccessful after two cycles. Radical tu...

    Authors: Martin Gosau, Florian G Draenert, Wolfgang A Winter, Jörg Mueller-Hoecker and Oliver Driemel

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2008 4:21

    Content type: Case report

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  29. Ectopic internal carotid artery (ICA) is a very rare variation. The major congenital abnormalities of the ICA can be classified as agenesis, aplasia and hypoplasia, and they can be unilateral or bilateral. Ano...

    Authors: Emmanuel P Prokopakis, Constantinos A Bourolias, Argyro J Bizaki, Spyros K Karampekios, George A Velegrakis and John G Bizakis

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2008 4:20

    Content type: Case report

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  30. A cutaneous angiosarcoma is a rare malignant tumour of vascular endothelial cells with aggressive clinical behaviour and poor prognosis. Diagnosis is often delayed due to its variable and often benign clinical...

    Authors: Tobias Ettl, Johannes Kleinheinz, Ravi Mehrotra, Stephan Schwarz, Torsten E Reichert and Oliver Driemel

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2008 4:18

    Content type: Case report

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  31. acantholytic squamous cell carcinomas (ASCC) and intraoral angiosarcoma share similar histopathological features. Aim of this study was to find marker for a clear distinction.

    Authors: Oliver Driemel, Urs DA Müller-Richter, Samer G Hakim, Richard Bauer, Alexander Berndt, Johannes Kleinheinz, Torsten E Reichert and Hartwig Kosmehl

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2008 4:17

    Content type: Research

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  32. With the 2005 WHO classification of salivary gland tumours and its increasingly recognized diagnostic entities, the frequency of adenocarcinoma (NOS) has decreased significantly.

    Authors: Tobias Ettl, Johannes Kleinheinz, Ravi Mehrotra, Stephan Schwarz, Torsten Eugen Reichert and Oliver Driemel

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2008 4:16

    Content type: Case report

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  33. Laryngomalacia (LRM), is the most common laryngeal abnormality of the newborn, caused by a long curled epiglottis, which prolapses posteriorly. Epiglottis prolapse during inspiration (acquired laryngomalacia) ...

    Authors: Constantinos Bourolias, Jiannis Hajiioannou, Emil Sobol, George Velegrakis and Emmanuel Helidonis

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2008 4:15

    Content type: Hypothesis

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  34. Endothelial cells play an important role in the delivery of cells to the inflammation site, chemotaxis, cell adhesion and extravasation. Implantation of a foreign material into the human body determines inflam...

    Authors: Ana Cristina Breithaupt-Faloppa, Wothan Tavares de Lima, Ricardo Martins Oliveira-Filho and Johannes Kleinheinz

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2008 4:14

    Content type: Research

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  35. Apoptosis is involved in fundamental processes of life, like embryonic development, tissue homeostasis, or immune defense. Defects in apoptosis cause or contribute to developmental malformation, cancer, and de...

    Authors: Jens Weingärtner, Kristina Lotz, Andreas Faltermeier, Oliver Driemel, Johannes Kleinheinz, Tomas Gedrange and Peter Proff

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2008 4:13

    Content type: Research

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  36. Various surgical procedures are available to correct paralytic ectropion, which are applied in irreversible facial paresis. Problems occur when facial paresis has an unclear prognosis, since surgery of the low...

    Authors: Thomas Schrom and Anke Habermann

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2008 4:12

    Content type: Case Study

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  37. Numerous medical and surgical therapies have been utilized to treat the symptoms of trigeminal neuralgia (TN). This retrospective study compares patients undergoing either microvascular decompression or balloo...

    Authors: W. Scott Jellish, William Benedict, Kevin Owen, Douglas Anderson, Elaine Fluder and John F. Shea

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2008 4:11

    Content type: Case Study

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  38. Facial trauma or tumor surgery in the head and face area often lead to massive destruction of the facial skeleton. Cell-based bone reconstruction therapies promise to offer new therapeutic opportunities for th...

    Authors: Jörg Handschel, Karin Berr, Rita A Depprich, Norbert R Kübler, Christian Naujoks, Hans-Peter Wiesmann, Michelle A Ommerborn and Ulrich Meyer

    Citation: Head & Face Medicine 2008 4:10

    Content type: Research

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