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  • Maxillo-facial radiology case 114 

    Nortje, Christoffel (South African Dental Association, 2013)
    This twelve year old patient presented at our Department with the main complaint that he had difficulty in opening his mouth. Clinical examination revealed a swelling in the region of the right zygoma. What is the most ...
  • Maxillo-facial radiology case 115 

    Nortje, Christoffel (South African Dental Association, 2013)
    An 18-year-old female referred by her dental practioner, with the main complaint that the lower left second premolar tooth (35), is mobile. She also complains of gastrointestinal problems, nausea, bone pain and muscle ...
  • Maxillo-facial radiology case 116 

    Nortje, Christoffel (South African Dental Association, 2013)
    The clinical picture and radiographs below are of two different patients with the same lesion. The upper pictures are of a 30-year old female who presented with a three year history of swelling in the anterior mandible. ...
  • Maxillo-facial radiology case 127 

    Nortje, Christoffel (South African Dental Association, 2015)
    Below are clinical and radiographic images of a condition in which the terminal phalanges of the hands and the feet are enlarged. Growth of the mandibular condyle results in marked prognathism, and this together with ...
  • Maxillo-facial radiology case 128 

    Nortje, Christoffel (South African Dental Association, 2015)
    The lower clinical picture and radiographs represents a condition where the general growth is retarded, the children are pale due to anaemia and the most noticeable change of the oral structures is enlargement of the ...
  • Maxillo-facial radiology case 129 

    Nortje, Christoffel (South African Dental Association, 2015)
    This six-year-old female patient presented with episodes of oral bleeding, fever and ulcerations affecting the submandibular region. Cropped pantomographs of the same patient were taken six weeks earlier with a follow-up ...
  • Maxillo-facial radiology case 130 

    Nortje, Christoffel (South African Dental Association, 2015)
    This elderly man presents with a history of a painful slow growing soft tissue swelling in his right jaw. The patient also reported paraesthesia of the right lower lip as well as paroxysms of intense general bone pain. ...
  • Maxillo-facial radiology case 132 

    Nortje, Christoffel (South African Dental Association, 2015)
    A sixteen year old female with a six year history of discomfort and pain in the left body and angle of the mandible during which time the first and second molar teeth had been extracted. Prior dental records including ...
  • Maxillo-facial radiology case 134 

    Nortje, Christoffel (South African Dental Association, 2015)
    This 20 year-old male patient presented with periorbital and facial soft tissue masses of the left side of the face and a swelling affecting upper left maxilla (Figure.A, B). The patient also presents with mental retardation ...
  • Maxillo-facial radiology case 135 

    Nortje, Christoffel (South African Dental Association, 2015)
    This patient presented with a sunken concave midface, anterior open bite, vertically elongated head, wide spread bulging eyes, various impacted teeth and chronic pain on the left side of the face. She also has syndactyly ...
  • Maxillo-facial radiology case 136 

    Nortje, Christoffel (South African Dental Association, 2015)
    Clinical picture and skull radiographs of a patient having a developmental field defect, probably occurring between 21 and 70 days of uterine life, rather than an individual syndrome. As such the etiology and pathogenesis ...
  • Maxillo-facial radiology case 137 

    Nortje, Christoffel (South African Dental Association, 2016)
    Clinical pictures and radiographs of patients presenting with a well demarcated focal mass occurring on the gingiva. Most reported series of cases show a predilection for occurrence in females with a mean age of 29 years. What ...
  • Maxillo-facial radiology case 138 

    Nortje, Christoffel (South African Dental Association, 2016)
    Two cases of intentional knife wounds of the maxillofacial region, examples of trauma cases which do present fairly often at the Hospital for treatment. Clinical and radiological examination of Case 1 (Figures 1, 2, 3 and ...
  • Maxillo-facial radiology case 139 

    Nortje, Christoffel (South African Dental Association, 2016)
    Below are images of the most common tumour of the paranasal sinuses. Discuss the radiographic features discernible and what is your diagnosis?
  • Maxillo-facial radiology case 140 

    Nortje, Christoffel (South African Dental Association, 2016)
    This 22 year old male patient (Figs.1&2) presented with a slow growing swelling in the left mandibular molar region. Figures 3,4,5 & 6 are images of three other patients with the same condition. Discuss the radiological ...
  • Maxillo-facial radiology case 141 

    Nortje, Christoffel (South African Dental Association, 2016)
    This thirty five year old male patient presented with a slow growing swelling in the right body of the mandible (Fig.1).The patient also experienced intermittent pain from time to time in the region of the swelling. What ...
  • Maxillo-facial radiology case 142 

    Nortje, Christoffel (South African Dental Association, 2016)
    A 6-year old boy presented to the hospital with a five- month history of a persistent, draining sore (Figs.1 & 2)) in the mandible on the left side. It all started when a carious 36 was extracted. Figs. 3, 4, 5 & 6 are ...
  • Maxillo-facial radiology case 143 

    Nortje, Christoffel (South African Dental Association, 2016)
    This 30 year old female presented with slight pain and discomfort and intermittent attacks of severe, itching pain in the third quadrant. The affected jaw is enlarged (Figures. 1&2). What is your diagnosis?
  • Maxillo-facial radiology case 144 

    Nortje, Christoffel (South African Dental Association, 2016)
    A sixteen year old male patient presents at your office with the main complaint of a painless, slowly enlarging bony swelling in his lower left jaw Fig 1. The radiographs presented are from other patients with the same ...
  • Maxillo-facial radiology case 145 

    Nortje, Christoffel (South African Dental Association, 2016)
    Below are clinical and radiographic images of patients who presented in the Department with the main complaint that they were not happy with the aesthetic appearance of some of their teeth which developed as they grew ...