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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.

Review Date 4/12/2017

Updated by: David A. Lickstein, MD, FACS, specializing in cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery, Palm Beach Gardens, FL. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.

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