Case report| Volume 26, ISSUE 1, P61-62, January 1995

Fracture of the maxilla following dog bite to the face

  • L Fourie
    Requests for reprints should be addressed to: Mr Le Roux Fourie, Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Pinderfields General Hospital, Aberford Road, Wakefield, West Yorkshire WF1 4DG, UK.
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Pinderfields General Hospital, Wakefield, UK
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  • D Cartilidge
    Accident and Emergency Unit, Barnsley District General Hospital, Barnsley, UK
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