Journal of Indian Academy of Oral Medicine and Radiology

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: 2012  |  Volume : 24  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 63--65

Facial asymmetry due to condylar hyperplasia


Gopal Sharma1, Deepa Das2, Avinash Kumar Singh3, Chandan Dolare3 
1 Professor and Head, Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology YNMT Dental College and Hospital, Sector-4, Kharghar, YMT Navi Mumbai-4100210, Maharashtra, India
2 Professor, Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, YMT Dental College and Hospital, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
3 Postgraduate Student, Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology YMT Dental College and Hospital, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

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Gopal Sharma
Professor and Head, Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology YNMT Dental College and Hospital, Sector-4, Kharghar, YMT Navi Mumbai-4100210, Maharashtra
India

Facial asymmetry can be attributed to various conditions from developmental to malignancy. Depending upon the etiology, the treatment plan has to be modified- With the latest imaging modalities we are in a better position to find whether the asymmetry is due to soft tissue or bone pathology. The case of a patient who reported with facial asymmetry and whose radiograph showed unilateral condylar hyperplasia is presented here.


How to cite this article:
Sharma G, Das D, Singh AK, Dolare C. Facial asymmetry due to condylar hyperplasia.J Indian Acad Oral Med Radiol 2012;24:63-65


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Sharma G, Das D, Singh AK, Dolare C. Facial asymmetry due to condylar hyperplasia. J Indian Acad Oral Med Radiol [serial online] 2012 [cited 2023 Jan 29 ];24:63-65
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