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Penatalaksanaan fraktur mandibula pada anak menggunakan teknik circumferential wiring dengan Gunning splint Management of mandibular fracture in children using circumferential technique with Gunning splint

S. Haryoseno , Abel Tasman Yuza, Bambang A. Sulthana

S. Haryoseno
Universitas Padjajaran/Perjan RS. Dr. Hasan Sadikin Bandung, Indonesia. Email: senogusi@gmail.com

Abel Tasman Yuza
Bagian Bedah Mulut Fakultas Kedokteran Gigi Universitas Padjajaran/Perjan RS. Dr. Hasan Sadikin Bandung, Indonesia

Bambang A. Sulthana
Bagian Bedah Fakultas Kedokteran Umum Universitas Padjajaran/Perjan RS. Dr. Hasan Sadikin Bandung, Indonesia
Online First: June 30, 2012 | Cite this Article
Haryoseno, S., Yuza, A., Sulthana, B. 2012. Penatalaksanaan fraktur mandibula pada anak menggunakan teknik circumferential wiring dengan Gunning splint Management of mandibular fracture in children using circumferential technique with Gunning splint. Journal of Dentomaxillofacial Science 11(2): 124-127.


Fractures of the mandible in children most commonly occur in the condyle and angulus. Circumferential wiring and
Gunning splint as a supporting tool to strengthen the fixation of the lower jaw. This case reported a 7 year-old-boy
who had fracture of his right mandibular corpus. At the time of surgery, it was applied mini plate 5 holes and 4
screws on the right mandibular corpus with the using of circumferential wiring on the right and left mandibular
corpus and symphysis, with Gunning splints. The patient was in good condition after surgery without complications

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