Case Report

Management of sinistra condyle fracture in emergency: case report

Cahyadi Siauw , Asri Arumsari, Endang Syamsudin, Fathurachman Fathurachman

Cahyadi Siauw
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry/Dr. Hasan Sadikin General Hospital, Padjadjaran University, Bandung, Indonesia. Email: cahyadiandroid@gmail.com

Asri Arumsari
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Dr. Hasan Sadikin General Hospital, Padjadjaran University, Bandung, Indonesia

Endang Syamsudin
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Padjadjaran University, Bandung, Indonesia

Fathurachman Fathurachman
Department of Orthopaedic, Dr. Hasan Sadikin General Hospital, Bandung, Indonesia
Online First: December 01, 2018 | Cite this Article
Siauw, C., Arumsari, A., Syamsudin, E., Fathurachman, F. 2018. Management of sinistra condyle fracture in emergency: case report. Journal of Dentomaxillofacial Science 3(3): 184-187. DOI:10.15562/jdmfs.v3i3.735


Objective: Condyle fracture is a fracture that involves temporomandibular joint, resulting temporomandibular joint disorder. It often caused complications namely ankylosis and temporomandibular joint disorder. Trauma induced mandible fracture can leads to unilateral or bilateral condyle fracture.

Method: Nine teen years old male came with mouth bleeding and pain on left lower jaw joint. Clinical examination showed laceration on right chin and left condyle fracture.

Result: Management of patient to stitch laceration wound on chin region. Condyle fracture was treated conservatively using closed reduction method by arch bar and MMF rubber.

Conclusion: Condyle fracture management needs a particular concern using closed method or conservative and open method or surgery. This present case chose closed method referring minimal displacement of condyle fracture.

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