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Craniofacial reconstruction - series—Normal anatomy

Normal anatomy

Overview

There are four major bones of the face: the maxilla, the zygoma, the mandible, and the frontal bone of the cranium.

Update Date 4/14/2015

Updated by: Hebe Molmenti, MD, PhD, private practice specializing in plastic and reconstructive surgery, Baltimore, MD. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.

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