Le Fort fracture - type I

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Trauma sometime back. Nasal bleeding.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Male
CT

Le Fort type I fracture is well seen. Note the fracture extending along the floor of the nasal cavity extending posteriorly to the pterygoid plates. 

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Case information

rID: 6598
Published: 21st Jul 2009
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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