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Unforeseen Outcomes Post Treatment for Radiation Induced Trismus: A Case Report

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department, Royal Hobart Hospital, Hobart, TAS 7000, Australia
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Medicines 2022, 9(5), 31; https://doi.org/10.3390/medicines9050031
Received: 19 February 2022 / Revised: 8 April 2022 / Accepted: 18 April 2022 / Published: 19 April 2022
Post radiotherapy radiation trismus presents significant concerns for a patient’s quality of life and for the clinical monitoring for recurrence of head and neck oncology. Current treatments include scar band release surgery that has been shown to be safe and effective. We present a case with a rare, post-operative complication of difficulty of mouth closure that can pose a significant impact on quality of life that should be considered. View Full-Text
Keywords: radiation trismus; scar band release surgery; temporalis muscle flap; osteoradionecrosis; caries radiation trismus; scar band release surgery; temporalis muscle flap; osteoradionecrosis; caries
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Sivam, A.; Garg, A.; Sillifant, P. Unforeseen Outcomes Post Treatment for Radiation Induced Trismus: A Case Report. Medicines 2022, 9, 31. https://doi.org/10.3390/medicines9050031

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Sivam A, Garg A, Sillifant P. Unforeseen Outcomes Post Treatment for Radiation Induced Trismus: A Case Report. Medicines. 2022; 9(5):31. https://doi.org/10.3390/medicines9050031

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Sivam, Akash, Ankit Garg, and Paul Sillifant. 2022. "Unforeseen Outcomes Post Treatment for Radiation Induced Trismus: A Case Report" Medicines 9, no. 5: 31. https://doi.org/10.3390/medicines9050031

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