craniofacial disjunction fracture

n.

A fracture in which the facial bones separate from the cranial bones.LeFort III fracture transverse facial fracture

Nearby words

  1. cranio-,
  2. craniocele,
  3. craniocerebral,
  4. craniocleidodysostosis,
  5. craniofacial,
  6. craniofacial dysostosis,
  7. craniofenestria,
  8. craniograph,
  9. craniography,
  10. craniol.


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